Ohio State professor to visit UTPA, discuss research perspectives
Contact: Scott Maier, Senior Editor 381-3639
Posted: 01/19/2001
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Dr. Patti Lather of Ohio State University, a professor in educational policy and leadership and women's studies, will lecture Feb. 1 at 6 p.m. at The University of Texas-Pan American Student Union Theater.

Sponsored by the UTPA Educational Leadership Doctoral Program and the Hispanic Border Leadership Institute's Enlace Educativo Speaker Series, Lather will discuss "The Possibilities of Paradigm Proliferation in Educational Research."

Patricia Lather

The event, which includes a question-and-answer session, is free and open to the public.

Lather has participated in numerous professional activities and received several grants and honors, including the Alumni Award for Distinguished Teaching, Ohio State University's highest teaching honor. She obtained a bachelor's degree in English from South Dakota State University, a master's in American Studies from Purdue University and a doctorate of philosophy in curriculum and instruction from Indiana University.

For more information, contact Dr. Maricela Oliva, director of the UTPA Educational Leadership Doctoral Program, at 956/316-7173.