SoE PhD Doctoral Candidate and CNCS research grant collaborator Shawnna Thomas-El’s dissertation defense. Mrs. Thomas-EL’s dissertation is titled “In My Neighborhood but Not for Me”: Anchor Residents Express the Sentiments They Hold About the Increased Expansion of a University into their Community.”
From 3:00PM-3:30PM (ET), Mrs. Thomas-EL will provide a brief presentation and overview of her dissertation. This portion is open to the public. At 3:30PM (ET), all visitors will be asked to leave the room and the committee will have time to ask questions and discuss the dissertation.
Mrs. Thomas-EL’s committee is comprised of:
Ayana Allen-Handy, Ph.D. (chair)
Penny Hammrich, Ph.D
Christopher Wright, Ph.D.
Abioseh Porter, Ph.D.
Janine Roberts, Ed.D.