He addresses some disturbing issues definitely, but he also has a great sense of humor.
The Only Black Student is a great book not only for minorities entering a predominantly white college, but even those like myself who are nearing graduation.
Thank you for sharing your honest opinions and experience Lull, best of luck in your future endeavors!
Thee book was easy to read and gives practical hints and suggestions for minority students to be successful in colleges where they are in the minority of the student body..Published 14 months ago by Sidney C. Snead
I work with students who are the first generation in their family to attend college. These students have found the insights offered by this author very useful in preparing for the... Read morePublished 17 months ago by Diana P.
This book contained nothing new or noteworthy regarding the success of men of color. Waaay better is The Pact: Three Young Men Make a Promise and Fulfill a Dream, 2002.Published 19 months ago by HB
This was a really great book!! The first thing I thought while reading this was wow, I wish I would have read this book during my first year in college as I'm now in my fourth year... Read morePublished 20 months ago by Myisha
The book is powerful survivals manual for students who are currently attending Predominantly White Institutions! Read morePublished 20 months ago by Tracie
I was required to read this book by my professor at UCLA and I'm glad she assigned it. Mengesha not only made valid points about the experience of being the only Black student but... Read morePublished on April 23, 2012 by Bree
Hegemony undergirds institutional racism in The Only Black Student by Lull Mengesha. While earning his bachelor's degree in economics at a Predominantly White Institution (PWI),... Read morePublished on January 17, 2012 by A+ WRITERS
I have read this book, I am happy because I got from the writer and also because I foud so money similarities between the writer and my self. Read morePublished on May 17, 2011 by getu
Lull Mengesha's book the only Black Student has elevated my college experience by introducing me to the multicultural affairs office. Read morePublished on May 8, 2011 by EA