Lorgia Garcí­a Peña

Lorgia Garcí­a Peña

Teaching in/from Freedom

Supporting Undocumented Students and Their Families in the Classroom and Beyond
Nov 30, 2017, 4:30 PM
Library Lecture Room
Free and open to the public

Lorgia Garcí­a Peña, Associate Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures and of History and Literature at Harvard University, is a Latino/a Studies scholar who specializes in ethnic, race, and national belonging. Co-founder of Freedom University Georgia, a tuition-free institution for undocumented students banned from public higher education in Georgia, she will discuss the ways educational institutions can successfully support undocumented students.