Sarah S Cohen

Sarah S Cohen
M.S.Ed. in Education, Culture, and Society, University of Pennsylvania, 2019
B.A. in Psychology and Sociology, Suffolk University, 2017

Email: sscohen2@utexas.edu
 

Sarah Simi Cohen is a first-generation, low-income, queer first-year doctoral student in Higher Education Leadership. Originally from Boston, MA, they graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Psychology and Sociology from Suffolk University. Sarah continued their studies at the University of Pennsylvania's Graduate School of Education, receiving an M.S.Ed in Education, Culture, and Society. While obtaining their master's, she became an integral founder of multiple emerging student groups, focusing on intersectional experiences, activism, and equity on campus. Focusing on the intersections of first-generation, low-income, queer (FGLIQ) college students, Sarah's research investigates student experiences of trauma in higher education, lived experience, and how the history of higher education impacts students today