Modern Learning Centers as Products of Civil Rights Litigation.

October 22, 2015

November 4th, 2015 | 11am - 12:15pm | Africana Studies, Mesa Vista Hall, 4th Floor, Rm 4022

This presentation traces the diversification of student support services to increase access for historically disadvantaged groups at principally white institutions (PWI’s) of higher learning & provides context to de-­stigmatize help-­seeking behaviors.

Gary Allison is the Program Specialist for Supplemental Instruction & Learning Strategies; CAPS/UNM. He holds a MA in Language Literacy & Sociocultural Studies from the College of Education at UNM. His research area focused on the co-­opting of desegregation policies