UNLV College of Ed Doctoral Research Symposium Event
Apr. 15, 2024
Join us for the first

College of Education Doctoral Research Symposium

Friday, Apr. 26, 2024 | 5-7 p.m. | Claudine Williams Conference Room, UNLV Foundations Building


Join us for dinner and a discussion of dissertation research and projects that address relevant issues that impact linguistically diverse populations from some of the college's most promising doctoral students, including:

  • Department of Early Childhood, Multilingual and Special Education
    • Sooyeoun Yim,  "Korean-speaking Children with Autism and Pronouns"
    • Joseph C. Abueg, Special Education Teachers Recruited from the Philippines Who Work in the U.S."
    • Lissa Love, "Culturally and Linguistically Diverse IEPs"
  •  Department of Teaching and Learning
    • Acacia Dorsey, Title TBD
  • Department of Educational Psychology, Leadership, and Higher Education
    • Anel Rojas,  "Cultivating Success: Unraveling Community Cultural Wealth and Impact in the Latino Youth Leadership Conference (LYLC)"

Dr. Sharolyn Pollard-Durodola (Department of Early Childhood, Multilingual, and Special Education) and Dr. Marla Goins (Department of Teaching and Learning) will be the event's hosts and discussion facilitators. 

Please RSVP by Tuesday, Apr. 23 by email to Alyssa Williams (alyssa.williams1@unlv.edu).