"Narrowing down and applying to your graduate programs of choice."

Stephanie Parsons has over 20 years of experience in academic administration, including graduate admissions advising, recruiting, and fellowship selection. She currently serves as the Assistant Director for Diversity and Minority Affairs at the Graduate School of Arts & Sciences at Harvard University where she also works with graduate student groups. In addition, she is the coordinator for the 10-week Summer Research Opportunities at Harvard (SROH) program, which helps prepare undergraduates for research degrees. She received her bachelor’s degree in sociology from Dartmouth College. She enjoys entertaining, traveling, playing tennis, eating, and watching football, not necessarily in that order.