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November 14, 2016

Speaking at the Fall Fellows Retreat and NAEd Annual Meeting

Headquartered in Washington, D.C., the National Academy of Education will meet November 16 – 19, 2016 for its Fall Fellows Retreat and NAEd Annual Meeting. I am pleased to be present my work at the meeting. My study, College Presidents and Civil Rights: A History, will be...

November 9, 2016

Advancing Higher Education & The Public Good

As an advocate for The Association for the Study of Higher Education (ASHE), a scholarly society dedicated to higher education and diversity in its programs and membership, I am pleased to be a presenter at the 41st annual conference from November 10 – 12, 2016 in...

November 1, 2016

Varied and Powerful Movement: A Scholarly Examination

The History of Education Society will hold its annual meeting from Thursday, November 3, through Sunday, November 6, at the Renaissance Providence Downtown Hotel in Providence, Rhode Island.  I will be one of the presenters on the program whose mission is to present and discuss scholarship,...

October 3, 2016

Speaking at the 2016 ASALH Conference

I am pleased to announce that I will present at the 101st annual ASALH (Association for the Study of African American Life and History) Conference & Meeting taking place in Richmond, VA from October 5-9, 2016, where I will have the opportunity to further discuss a paper...

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April 7, 2016

I’m headed to #AERA16

This weekend I will head to Washington, D.C. to attend the annual conference of the American Educational Research Association. I am honored to participate in multiple upcoming sessions with some of the nation’s most thoughtful scholars. The annual conference is the largest gathering of scholars in...

William and Mary
July 17, 2015

South Africa Trip Highlights Global Higher Education Issues

In 2015, I taught a global studies course that exposes future educators, scholars and counselors about what it means – in a global context – to be a leader in higher education. I previously led a research project about the faculty teaching practices in Canada, the U.S., and South Africa, so when W&M asked me to lead one of the global studies trips, I jumped at the chance to build upon our previous work and travel to South Africa. I led a group of five students, over the course of two weeks, through visits to four universities in Cape Town and Stellenbosch.
May 27, 2015

I’m A Recipient Of The NAEd/Spencer Postdoctoral Fellowship

I'm honored to be selected as a National Academy of Education/Spencer Postdoctoral Fellow. I am among 28 distinguished scholars, and it is indeed a privilege to be included in their company. I am just as honored to thank those family, friends, and colleagues who always push me. This award is a clear reflection of them.
March 30, 2015

Race, Law, and Current Events: A Panel Discussion

I participated in William & Mary’s Black Law Student Association’s annual symposium on race and law. This year’s theme: "Where Do We Go From Here: Community or Chaos? A Conversation on Race, Law, and Current Events" brought together a national group of scholars and legal experts.