Drs. Hamilton, Gibson, and Shockley present at AERA

On April 5th in Toronto, Canada, Dr. Hamilton and colleagues, Drs. Simone Gibson and Ebony Terrell Shockley, presented at the American Educational Research Association’s 2019 Annual Meeting . They participated in a roundtable discussion on the broad topic of Rewriting Dominant Scripts in Educators’ Learning for More Equitable Practice. Their presentation on Reconceptualizing the Roles of Speech and…

Cultural Competencies and LanguageWorkshop

Dr. Hamilton presented a training on Cultural Competencies and Language on June 12th to Montgomery County Public Libraries. This was her second time presenting to this wonderful group of library staff and administrators. Thank you Kate Tavakolian for bringing me back!   Whether you work in schools, libraries, medical settings, or industry, Dr. Hamilton will work…

CLA Diversity Symposium 2018

Dr. Hamilton presented on the topic of cultural-linguistic diversity in the 21st century to a group of faculty and students.  She spoke about the role of dialect, identity, literacy, and discrimination and why these issues matter today. Come out next year for some great presentations and discussion by Auburn University’s College of Liberal Arts faculty…

CLA Diversity Symposium

Dr. Hamilton will be presenting at Auburn University’s College of Liberal Arts (CLA) Diversity Symposium on March 1, 2018. Join her as she presents her talk, Cultural Linguistic Competence in the 21st Century: Why it Matters.  Dr. Hamilton’s talk will address the critical value of understanding the role that culture and language play in everyday communication interactions.