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Talking about white privilege

Last week I talked about white privilege in my class. It is not easy to talk about race and unearned privileges that come with skin color. There are of course privileges associated with higher education, speaking standard American English, and even with gender. But I find it particularly difficult to talk about race and the […]

Why is mathematics feared?

I visited family in Cuba over the summer. During that visit, I met professors from Mathematics at Universidad de La Habana who work with writers, actors and musicians to demystify mathematics. In one show that I attended, the former Dean of Mathematics demonstrated how to calculate the number of beats in reguetón songs that are […]

Birth year

Hi Everyone! I teach in the department of Linguistics and Communication Disorders (LCD) since 2008. My classes include Phonetics, Language Disorders, and Language Acquisition in School Aged Children. I am trained as a speech language pathologist and my research focuses on parent education with immigrant families and their children with atypical language development. I […]