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Our Scholars

Melody Goodman

Melody Goodman, PhD, considers her journey to receiving a PhD, and entering the academic profession, as a “most unplanned path” – one which changed her life in unexpected and fulfilling ways. Read More

Rodney Haring

Rodney Haring, PhD, MSW walks the walk when it comes to community engaged scholarship. He’s not only a social work researcher and assistant professor at Roswell Park Cancer Institute in Buffalo, NY, but also is an enrolled member of the Seneca Nation Beaver Clan, and resides on the Cattaraugus Territory of the Seneca Nation of Indians. Read More

Andrea Acevedo

While an undergraduate psychology major at UCLA, Andrea Acevedo, PhD, discovered the value of a mentoring relationship. During her time at UCLA, she connected with a Latino professor in the psychology department. This was especially relevant to Andrea, a Latina who was born and lived in Chile, and then Venezuela, before moving to Southern California at age 10. Read More