BER Seminar Series: Research on Equity, Diversity, and Social Justice

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Dr. Amalia Dache-Gerbino

2015–2016 Bureau of Educational Research Seminar Series

Research on Equity, Diversity, and Social Justice

Seminar 3

Discourses of College-going or Criminality: How Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Critical Geography speak to the Social Field of Whiteness at Urban and Suburban Community College Campuses

Dr. Amalia Dache-Gerbino

Assistant Professor of Higher Education

Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis

University of Missouri-Columbia

In this discussion, Dr. Amalia Dache-Gerbino will explore terms such as “college student” and “criminal” informed by her most recent co-authored publication “College Students or Criminals? A Postcolonial Geographic Analysis of the Social Field of Whiteness at an Urban Community College Branch Campus and Suburban Main Campus” (Dache-Gerbino & White, 2016) in Community College Review. She will discuss the use of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) combined with critical approaches to the study geography and college access. 

Dr. Dache-Gerbino’s seminar is co-sponsored by the Office for Community College Research and Leadership (OCCRL).

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Bureau of Educational Research and co-sponsored by the Office for Community College Research and Leadership (OCCRL)

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