SSSP 2019 Annual Meeting

Date: Friday, August 9

Time: 2:30 PM - 4:10 PM


Session 043: Illuminating the Social in Higher Education
Room: Fashion Suite

Sponsor: Educational Problems

Organizer &

Presider: Patricia Morency, University of Arkansas

Discussant: LaNysha T. Adams, Edlinguist Solutions


“‘There’s Just a Certain Armor That You Have to Put On’: Navigating Higher Education as a Foster Care Alumnus,” Susan A. Dumais, Lehman College

“Age-related Stigma: A Qualitative Study of Challenges Faced by Young Latino College Students,” Marilyn Garcia, University of California, Irvine

“Illuminating the Social in Addressing Student Precarity and Success,” Robin G. Isserles, Borough of Manhattan Community College

“Institutional Diversity and International Students: A Digital Ethnography of College and University Websites,” Lydia J. Hou, University of Illinois at Chicago