Black Graduate & Professional Student Association Blog


A Statement on Confronting Macro- and Microaggressions

The #BlackLivesMatter movement began in 2012 in response to the controversial acquittal of George Zimmerman, the man responsible for the murder of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. Since then, it has grown into a powerful national...


2015-2016 BGPSA Executive Board

            In anticipation of the 2015–2016 academic year, we are pleased to announce that the BGPSA Leadership team has elected positions for our new board members. BGPSA is proud to...


The Charleston Murders: An Open Letter

We, the Black Graduate and Professional Students Association (BGPSA), write this open letter with a heavy heart. We stand in solidarity and offer our deepest condolences to the families and community of the victims...