25: Purpose in Everything

Aleidra Allen is a social change advocate and entrepreneur. With a background in higher education administration, Aleidra served as a higher education practitioner for 4 years. However, as society entered into a social movement, Aleidra’s career was redirected. In August of 2017, Aleidra left higher education to start a business. She is now the founder […]


23: Committing to Authentic Self-Identity

#UpliftingliftFirstGens with Marquis Taylor, Academic Advisor and Program Coordinator in the College of Science and Engineering at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, and Creator of the blog “I Am Authentically Me.” An empowering conversation about developing identity, affirming oneself, and committing to being your most authentic self. Marquis Taylor has devoted a great deal of […]


22: Love is H.O.M.E.

Dr. Tamara Pace-Glover is a proud native of Pine Bluff, Ar. She currently resides in Jonesboro, Ar, with her amazing husband Leonardo Glover and their intelligent baby boy Sasuke Glover. Dr. Pace-Glover earned a Bachelor of Arts in Social Work from the University of Arkansas Pine Bluff, Masters of Social Work from Arkansas State University, […]