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January 20, 2017

"What does it look like when we believe Black Lives Matter at the systemic, organizational, community, interpersonal, and intrapsychic levels? This webinar will build on the work of Black Lives Matter activism in and outside of counseling and psychology to detail attitudinal and positional strategies that forward social justice...Practice, education/training, research, and leadership implications will be discussed."

June 09, 2016

Sportwriter and fellow UGA alumni, Dijana Kunovac, interviews Reuben about White Privilege, Race, and Change. 

November 17, 2015

BBC speaks with Reuben about the #BlackonCampus hashtag and his experience at the University of Missouri as a student.

November 12, 2015

Following threats to kill Black student at the University of Missouri campus, National Public Radio (NPR) captured Reuben leading in a decompression exercise with 250+ students ("Village" Breaths). 

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August 18, 2018

Reuben return to the University of Missouri to keynote Citizens University, an activist conference hosted by 30+ community groups in Mid-MO.

June 02, 2018

Reuben maintains an interactive blog as he travels abroad to Rwanda during Summer 2018 with theatre professor and humanitarian, Dr. Drew Kahn, and the Anne Frank Project. The Anne Frank Project "provides tools and vocabulary for community building, conflict resolution, and identity exploration."

November 06, 2016

Reuben is interviewed by a local Columbia, Missouri newspaper and is asked reflect on changes at the University of Missouri 1 year after student protests on the campus.

October 22, 2016

Reuben reflects on his role with the University of Missouri football players that chose to boycott their sport during the historic Fall 2015 protests. Reuben also reflects on the conditions that created the athletes momentum. 

July 06, 2016

Reuben is interviewed about The Dream Team, a psychotherapy group Reuben created for Black adolescent males in foster or adoptive care. 

May 03, 2016

Reuben recounts the challenges student-athletes experience and the disconnect between student- athlete lifestyles and typical college students.

April 25, 2016

Following the 2015 student protests, Reuben was tapped into the Rollins Society, a group "recognizes graduate and professional students who have significantly advanced the well-being of self-defined communities beyond the scope of their academic work."

February 16, 2016

Reuben and the University of Missouri's counseling psychology program are spotlighted by the American Psychological Association's magazine for their involvement and response during the Fall 2015 student movement.

December 07, 2015

Reuben reflects on the formation of ConcernedStudent1950 and the group's goals for institutional transformation. 

November 13, 2015

UGA sportswriter, Jason Butt, interviews Reuben, a former football player at the University of Georgia, about his journey from student-athlete to change agent during the Fall 2015 student movement. Reuben recounts his experiences as a student-athlete that unknowingly prepared him for protests at the University of Missouri

November 09, 2015

National sportswriter, Dennis Dodd, reflects on the football boycott and its impact at the University of Missouri (MU) and National Football League (NFL). Reuben and several MU football players involved in the protests recounts thier experiences with 2015 student movement at the MU.

November 08, 2015

UGA sportswriter, Jeff Schultz, interviews Reuben, a former football player at the University of Georgia, about his role in during the Fall 2015 student movement.

November 10, 2015

Former UGA head coach, Mark Richt (CMR), and current UGA players are interviewed about the University of Missouri protests. CMR reflects on his experience as an activist, while players share their perspectives on the 2015 football team boycott at the University of Missouri.

October 20, 2015

In Spring 2015, Reuben created and facilitated a group called the Student Coalition for Critical Action (SCCA).  The group was unaffiliated with the University of Missouri and aimed to support, develop, and advocate for all marginalized student at the University of Missouri. Here, Reuben is interviewed about the SCCA.

October 07, 2015

Reuben recounts his current and previous experiences with racism and shares his challenges with his own bias and privilege.

July 08, 2010

Reuben recounts his experience story after earning a full ride scholarship after walking-on at the University of Georgia and outlines his future in psychology.

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January 03, 2019

Given increasing demand for mental health services and intergroup and institutional challenges across the United States, Team Humanity: REALizing US (THRU) was born. THRU is open to students wanting to explore the truth of our individual and collective BEing. This group will create a diverse, interactive community dedicated to practicing compassion, communication, and inquiry into the self and our world (i.e. individuals, groups, institutions, and society). 

This presentation highlights the rich learning experiences that Rwanda provided Reuben and others in the 2018 AFP cohort. In addition, Reuben will share how Rwanda illuminates the possibilities for humanity. Participants will practice active listening, breathing, and creating new visions for our future!ingnew visions for our future!

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