Welcome to the underrep’d

The Underrep’d is a space for black students who attend Predominately White Institutions – it’s made BY us, FOR us. All though we are underrepresented we should never be underestimated.

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March 2019: Rachel Blakes

March 2019: Rachel Blakes

This Month:SPOTLIGHT   Name – Rachel Blakes                       School – DePaul University Year – Senior C/o 2019 Major - Acting Minor – African and Black Diaspora Studies Orgs – Black Student UnionBio: Peace, I’m Rachel I’m originally from New Orleans,...

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January 2019: Chance Mitchell

January 2019: Chance Mitchell

This Month:SPOTLIGHT   Name - Chance Mitchell School - DePaul University Year - Senior Major - Political Science Minor - Sociology Orgs - Black Student Union Bio: My name is Chance Mitchell. I am a fourth-year student at DePaul University. I am currently the Vice...

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OUR MISSION

The Underrep’d is a organization for black collegians. Founded in 2016, by three best friends
Aaron Coleman, Tiara Jackson and Kwyn Townsend Riley at the University of Dayton in Ohio.
During their undergraduate academic career, they experienced their fair share
of microaggressions, absence of academic staff support and lack of education
from their counterparts about black culture. In October 2016, they all created
the ideal website that would include monthly student spotlights from other
PWI’s, a nationwide map that lists the organization for black students by state
and a opportunity to have a PWI survival guide mailed to you that includes
gifts.

FEATURED STUDENT

The Underrep’d wants students to feel empowered to make change – and what’s better than showing you all off to everyone, everywhere, with our spotlights? 

Nothing. Nothing is better than that. 

So – check out our latest spotlight! And, if there’s a black student you know making change on your campus, nominate them for their own feature!

March 2019: Rachel Blakes

This Month:SPOTLIGHT   Name – Rachel Blakes                       School – DePaul University Year – Senior C/o 2019 Major - Acting Minor – African and Black Diaspora Studies Orgs – Black Student UnionBio: Peace, I’m Rachel I’m originally from New Orleans,...

January 2019: Chance Mitchell

This Month:SPOTLIGHT   Name - Chance Mitchell School - DePaul University Year - Senior Major - Political Science Minor - Sociology Orgs - Black Student Union Bio: My name is Chance Mitchell. I am a fourth-year student at DePaul University. I am currently the Vice...

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