Author Archives : TBG


“Without her, my PhD would be even more of a mess than it is!”

This story is the eleventh in the series of Our Women‘s History Month Stories, a series of untold stories from women’s history brought to you in The Berkeley Graduate in collaboration with the Graduate Women’s Project, in which Berkeley Graduate Students tell stories about women (including trans* and otherwise gender non-conforming individuals) they are celebrating this Women’s History Month. TBG editor and Molecular Toxicology doctoral student […]


A Mother’s Support for Academic Dreams

This story is the tenth in the series of Our Women‘s History Month Stories, a series of untold stories from women’s history brought to you in The Berkeley Graduate in collaboration with the Graduate Women’s Project, in which Berkeley Graduate Students tell stories about women (including trans* and otherwise gender non-conforming individuals) they are celebrating this Women’s History Month. In tribute to her mother Performance Studies PhD […]

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More Than an Academic Mentor

This story is the ninth in the series of Our Women‘s History Month Stories, a series of untold stories from women’s history brought to you in The Berkeley Graduate in collaboration with the Graduate Women’s Project, in which Berkeley Graduate Students tell stories about women (including trans* and otherwise gender non-conforming individuals) they are celebrating this Women’s History Month. First-year bioengineering PhD student Kayla Wolf sends thanks to her academic mentor […]


Remembering Victoria

This story is the eighth in the series of Our Women‘s History Month Stories, a series of untold stories from women’s history brought to you in The Berkeley Graduate in collaboration with the Graduate Women’s Project, in which Berkeley Graduate Students tell stories about women (including trans* and otherwise gender non-conforming individuals) they are celebrating this Women’s History Month. Rhetoric PhD candidate Michelle C. Velasquez-Potts remembers Victoria Arellano. Remembering Victoria […]

Memorial for Victoria Arellano at a protest vigil in Los Angeles.