(#15) Interview with Susana Contreras-Mendez, M.A., Research Assoc., IWPR

(#15) Interview with Susana Contreras-Mendez, M.A., Research Assoc., IWPR

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Susana Contreras Mendez is the daughter of immigrants, first of her family to go to college and a champion for higher-ed.
Her initial plans were to attend community college until she received some unwelcome advice from an educator who explained that she should train to become a flight attendant because she spoke Spanish.

She says, "...being a strong-willed Latina with a drive and motivation to change the educational system that perpetuated racist thought and ideology, I knew deep down inside ... See More

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