Diversity Research Mini-Talks

April 11, 2022
10:30 am to 11:45 am

About this event

Winners of the 2020-2021 ORED/Division of Access, Diversity, and Inclusion Grants to Advance Inclusion, Diversity, Access, and Equity will present mini-talks about their research. Learn how MSU scholars are engaging in equity-focused research in a variety of disciplines.  Presenters and titles include:

Ben Tkach- “The Effects of Security Privatization on Communities of Color”.

Brian Williams and Kenya Cistrunk- “The CREF Program: Culture, Intergenerational Knowledge, and Racial Equity in Farming and Food Systems”. 

LeShan Simpson and Kasia Gallo- “Impact of COVID-19 and the Digital Divide on the Sense of Belonging for Undergraduate Engineering Students”

Adam Pervez- “Exploring visible and invisible inequities in the workplace.”

Yueran Zhuo and Bingyan Hu- “Optimal Intervention Portfolio to Improve Health Equity Response in the Coronavirus Pandemic: Strategy Design for the Underrepresented Racial/Ethnic Communities in the State of Mississippi”

Diego Thompson and Silvinia Barrera- “Latinx Community Resilience After Large Immigration Raids in Rural Mississippi”



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Old Main 3200
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Devon Brenner
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