Session 1S

Education in the 21st Century: Moving towards a Deeper Understanding of the Challenges and Solutions

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM | Moderated by Roberto G. Gonzales
Add to my favorites A Cross Analysis of the Educational System and Justice System with a Focus on “At-Risk” Youth
Presenter
  • Susana Contreras-Mendez, Junior, American Ethnic Studies, Sociology Zesbaugh Scholar
Mentors
  • Tom Halverson,
  • Eligio Martinez Jr.,

Add to my favorites Understanding Latino Drop-Outs
Presenter
  • Mirella Guzman, Junior, Early Childhood & Family Studies Zesbaugh Scholar
Mentor
  • Tom Halverson,

Add to my favorites Separate but Equal? Educational Opportunity Gaps for African American Students
Presenter
  • Korrie Miller, Senior, Comparative History of Ideas Zesbaugh Scholar
Mentor
  • Joe Lott,

Add to my favorites Experiences of Undocumented Non-Latino Students
Presenter
  • Nominerdene (Nomin) Oyunerdene, Senior, Electrical Engineering Mary Gates Scholar, Zesbaugh Scholar
Mentor
  • Tom Halverson,

Add to my favorites The Politics of Education for Pacific Islander Students
Presenter
  • Michael G. (Michael) Peralta, Senior, American Ethnic Studies, Geography Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Rick Bonus,

Add to my favorites College Readiness Among Latino High School Students: What Needs to Happen in Order to Raise Latino College Enrollment?
Presenter
  • Monica Marin (Monica) Zuniga, Junior, American Ethnic Studies Zesbaugh Scholar
Mentor
  • Frances Contreras,