Corinne Smith is a doctoral student in Education Policy, Organization & Leadership with a concentration in Diversity and Equity in Education. Her research interests focus on the intersectional identities of rural and small-town students and the college access barriers many of them face. Corinne currently serves as an Associate Director of Undergraduate Admissions at Yale University. Previously, she worked in undergraduation admissions as well as athletic advising at Northwestern University. Recently, Corinne co-authored a book called the College Essay Journal, which helps students brainstorm and write their college applications.
Advisor: Sharon Lee
Expected Graduation: 2024
Ed.D. (in progress) Education Policy, Organization & Leadership | University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
M.S. Higher Education Administration and Policy | Northwestern University
B.A. Political Science and Sociology | Northwestern University