Past Events


2019 Lecture: Gina Ann Garcia, PhD

September 26, 2019
Complicating an HSI Identity 

Culturally Relevant Practices at HSIs 

About the Speaker

Gina Ann Garcia is a leading scholar on Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs), and an associate professor in the Department of Administrative and Policy Studies at the University of Pittsburgh, specializing in Higher Education and Student Affairs. She is a scholar activist committed to disrupting the status quo of postsecondary education by bringing attention to the ways higher education has historically been committed to whiteness and regularly reinforces white narratives and white standards. Connecting critical and organizational theory, Dr. Garcia's research centers Latinxs and HSIs, and is guided by the principles of equity and justice.