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Students of Color

Welcome to the Students of Color Community Page!

The CCPD is committed to supporting students and alumni as they navigate their career and professional journeys. We offer one-on-one advising, resume and cover letter reviews, workshops, networking opportunities, career fairs and more. On this page you will find tools and resources specifically for students of color, including RWU resources, professional associations, targeted job boards, and other online tools.

4 Tips for Searching for Companies that Focus on Diversity and Inclusion

Everyone’s heard the phrase “diversity and inclusion” (“D&I” for short), but what does it really mean? Why is it so important? And how do you find companies that prioritize it?

In honor of Black History Month, below are the answers to …

By Sarah Candin - Vault
A comprehensive resource for students and job seekers looking for career advice, job postings, company reviews from employees, and rankings of the best companies and industry employers.
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5 Ways Entry-Level Employees Can Advocate for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at Work

Diversity and inclusion have long been buzzwords that companies parade—often for marketing purposes. But in the past few years, more and more job seekers and employees, particularly millennials and Gen Z, are vetting companies by their diversity and inclusion track …

By Anisa Purbasari Horton - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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S.O.A.R (Strive, Overcome, Achieve, Rise) is a support program for first year students who are the first in their families …

RWU Intercultural Center

The Intercultural Center at Roger Williams supports the access, retention, and success of minoritized students by centering, uplifting and empowering …

The Black and Latinx Living Learning Community (LLC)

The Black and Latinx Living Learning Community is a group of people from a variety of backgrounds, experiences and ethnicities who connect … features job postings from employers committed to diversity across a wide variety of industries such as manufacturing, education, non-profit, … promotes diversity and inclusion in the workplace by creating a space where diversity-minded employers engage the best and brightest …

National Urban League Job Network

The National Urban League is a historic civil rights organization dedicated to economic empowerment in order to elevate the standard …


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