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IDEAL ’19: Advancing Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Accessibility in Libraries & ArchivesAugust 6 -7, 2019
Tuesday, August 6 • 1:30pm - 2:30pm
#notyourdeficit: Honoring the unique strengths of first-gen students through community-based participatory research

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Literature from universities and libraries tends to view first-generation students through a deficit lens, ignoring the strengths they bring to campus. This panel, comprised of first-gen students and librarians, will share findings and ideas for practical application derived from a community-based participatory research project that investigated the unique strengths, lived experiences, and preferred learning environments of first-gen students.

Slides available here: http://bit.ly/notyourdeficit

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Chelsea Heinbach

Teaching and Learning Librarian, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Chelsea Heinbach is an Assistant Professor and Teaching and Learning Librarian at the Lied Library at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. She is interested in in critical pedagogy, the affective nature of information behavior, and the intersection between civic engagement and information... Read More →
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Rosan Mitola

Outreach Librarian, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Rosan is the Outreach Librarian for the University of Nevada, Las Vegas University Libraries. As the liaison to campus partners in academic support units, she designs co-curricular learning experiences for students and oversees the Mason Undergraduate Peer Research Coach Program... Read More →

Tuesday August 6, 2019 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Ohio Union - Cartoon Room 1 - 3rd flr