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Aidé Hernandez

Graduate Student

Sociology

Pronouns: She/Her/Ella

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Building & Room:

4111 BSB

About

Previous degrees:

Bachelor of Social Work (BSW), Northeastern Illinois University

Bachelors of Women and Gender Studies, Northeastern Illinois University

Master of Social Work (MSW), University of Illinois Urbana- Champaign

Masters of Sociology, University of Illinois at Chicago

Specialty Areas:

Identity Formation, Race/ Ethnicity, Immigration, Latino/as, Organizations

Research interests:

I study the ethno-racial process of how Indigenous and African Latino/as come to discover and reclaim their ancestry through genealogy. I also explore how organizations celebrate or suppress these identities.