Pass the Mic with Dr. Shawnise Miller

When Sep 22, 2021
from 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM
Where Virtual: MS TEAMS
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Pass the Mic Dr Miller


This event presented by the MSSW Advising Office, will give HBCU students and other students of color an opportunity to meet in a virtual forum to discuss projects, research, ideas, etc. Guest speaker, Dr. Shawnise Miller, Assistant Professor Term and MSSW Program Director at the University of Louisville, Kent School of Social Work will discuss her background, research, and interests. Also, any tips she may have for success in the profession.

Dr. Miller’s research interest lies in examining the influence environmental factors have on student development, academic achievement, and educational behaviors. She also has interest in examining the connection between disparities in educational attainment and forms of oppression.

Dr. Miller’s teaching interest lies in topics of diversity, oppression, social justice, and cultural competencies. She also develops self-paced and independent online courses to develop or enhance student skill development.

The event will be held from 2:00-3:00pm EST.Dr. Miller will have the MIC for the first 30-40 minutes. The MIC will then be passed to students during the last 20 minutes to ask questions and/or discuss projects of interest.