Five College Consortium

"Call to Action: Leveraging the Power of Diversity to Achieve Academic Excellence" Talk by Robert Teranishi

Tue, Mar 21 2017 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Location: 
Converse Hall, Cole Assembly Room

Robert Teranishi will discuss "Call to Action: Leveraging the Power of Diversity to Achieve Academic Excellence."

Teranishi is a professor of social science and comparative education; the Morgan and Helen Chu Endowed Chair in Asian American Studies; and co-director for the Institute for Immigration, Globalization, and Education at the University of California, Los Angeles. He is also a senior fellow with the Steinhardt Institute for Higher Education Policy at New York University and principal investigator for the National Commission on Asian American and Pacific Islander Research in Education. His research examines the causes and consequences of the stratification of college opportunities, with a particular interest on the impact of higher education practice and policy on the mobility of marginalized and vulnerable communities.

Campus: 
Amherst College
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Ticket info: 
Free and open to the public.