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Jasmine Sanders, Senior Research Assistant

Jasmine Sanders

Jasmine Sanders is an MA candidate in the sociology and education program at Teachers College. She obtained her BA in English from Spelman College.

Prior to enrolling at TC, Sanders worked as Teach for America’s recruitment director for Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and previously taught high school English language arts in Atlanta, Georgia. Sanders’ research interests include social stratification, social justice, and higher education policy, specifically focusing on sociocultural factors that impact college access and persistence for marginalized populations.