Full Name
Jocelyn Gomez
Job Title
Community Engagement Student Initiatives Manager
Dominican University of California
Speaker Bio
Dr. Gomez oversees the Civic Action Fellows and heritage Spanish speaker community engagement programming focused on digital literacy and bilingual support in the Latino immigrant community. Her dissertation titled “Re/ Constructing race and racism among unionized Mexican immigrants through vernacular discourse” discusses the rhetorical practices of unionized Mexican immigrants use to make sense of their understanding of race and experiences with racism in the United States