Originally from Las Vegas, Nevada, Sydney Robinson graduated from the College of Saint Benedict in 2019 with a degree in English Literature with a concentration in Creative Writing. Her interest in intersectional feminism, storytelling, and leadership development was highlighted in her various leadership roles on campus, including serving two terms as the Vice President and Women’s Empowerment Representative of the CSB Student Senate, one of the co-creators of the Bennie Career Closet, and as the Director of Advocates for Inclusive Mentoring, a peer to peer mentoring program that strives to strengthen CSB’s historically underrepresented students’ personal development and leadership through collaboration with various academic groups on campus to help build community, sense of belonging, and overall student success. Sydney returned to their alma mater as the Multicultural Center’s Diversity and Inclusion Program Manager. In her role, she works directly with programming and organizations focused on Women’s Leadership, Peer to Peer Mentoring, & Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Justice Initiatives. Currently, she is studying at Saint Cloud State University, pursuing their Master of Science in Higher Education Administration.
April 19-21, 2024