Amplifying Black Voices at UCR
UCR’s Blue, Gold & BLACK (BGB) podcast brings students, campus leaders, and community partners together to explore the intersection of being Black and being a UCR Highlander.
The podcast launched in September 2020 and is hosted by Dominique Beale. Each episode serves to amplify community members’ voices and bring awareness to the work they do in their respective campus sector.
- Efforts for justice and equity at UCR
- Student success resources on campus
- How to find a mentor on and off campus
- Paths to higher education
- How listeners can engage with UCR’s Black community
- Connections among members of the campus community
- Various perspectives of the Black experience throughout the African diaspora
- Expressing Black joy and optimism
Podcast Host: Dominique Beale
Admissions Recruiter for Undergraduate Admissions/Community Engagement and Outreach
Bachelor of Arts (Psychology), Chapman University
“I wanted to come up with a new and unique way to share information and resources with prospective Black students, while also giving them and the UCR community an inside look at the vibrant Black community we have here on campus.”
Things don't always go as planned on the Blue, Gold & BLACK Podcast. Check out some of our funnier moments that take place behind the scenes!