Lorena Garcia Presented at the Latina/o Studies Association Conference 2016

by Viridiana Godinez | Jul 18, 2016
Lorena Garcia, PhD, presented her project on Latinas/os in middle-class at the Latina/o Studies Association Conference 2016 placed in Pasadena, California.LSA

Lorena's, "Movin' On Up: Upward Social Mobility and Parenting Among Latinas/os," was presented during the conference Thursday afternoon.  The research explores the parenting experiences of Latinas/os who grew up in poor and working class families while emphasizing the experiences based on intersections among race/ethnicity, gender, and class.