Higher Education program well-represented on the national stage!

FSU's Higher Education program continues to be well-represented at conferences and scholarly meetings, with many students have been accepted to present and to serve in a variety of professional and scholarly areas. Here is just a sample. Way to represent the LifeNet!

International Leadership Association (ILA)
Nov. 2-5, 2016
Atlanta, GA

V. Chunoo, "Examining the Role of Cultural Responsiveness in Leadership Education"

Sally Watkins & V. Chunoo, "College Involvement and Socially Responsible Leadership"

Dorsey Spencer, Trisha Teig, Maritza Torres, Sally Watkins, & Erica Wiborg represented FSU as finalists in the Case Study Competition.

Sally Watkins was one of 16 participants in the ILA Emerging Scholars Research Consortium.


Leadership Educators Institute
Dec. 11-13, 2016
Long Beach, CA

V. Chunoo & Sally Watkins, "What They Talk About When They Talk About Leadership"


El Mundo Zurdo Conference
Nov. 3-5, 2016
San Antonio, TX

Estee Hernández, "Ni de aquí, ni de allá: (Re)claiming Indigeneity, challenging erasure" (with Christine Vega)


Ethnographic & Qualitative Research Conference
Jan. 30-31, 2017
Las Vegas, NV

Sophia Rahming, "The Influence of Acculturation and Minoritization on an Afro-Caribbean Female Student's Academic Achievement and Persistence: A Case Study"


Southeastern Association of Housing Officers (SEAHO)
Feb. 28-Mar. 3, 2017
Chattanooga, TN

LaFarin Meriwether, Chandra Myrick, & Brittany Philbert, "Housing While Black: Supporting Staff of Color Through Social Unrest"


ACPA-College Student Educators International
Mar. 26-29, 2017
Columbus, OH

Danielle Morgan Acosta is serving as convention chair.


American Educational Research Association
Apr. 27-May 1, 2017
San Antonio, TX

Jason Montalvo, "'You Are Not Served!': Hispanic Serving Community Colleges Serving White Students"

Estee Hernández is co-facilitating two roundtables:

  • "Started from the border now we here: Testimonios from Mexican American scholarship girls" (with Nydia Sanchez)
  • "Education is first: Latino parents' educational consejos and perceptions of HBCUs" (with Taryn Ozuna Allen, Robert Palmer, and Dina Maramba)

NASPA Region III Summer Symposium
June 15-18, 2017
Lake Buena Vista, FL

Allison Peters is serving as the symposium co-chair.


Association of College and University Housing Officers-International (ACUHO-I)
June 17-20, 2017
Providence, RI

LaFarin Meriwether, Chandra Myrick, & Brittany Philbert, "Housing While Black: Supporting Staff of Color Through Social Unrest"

Posted on November 11, 2016 .