Rhode Island College, Office of College Communications and Marketing, Media Advisory

Rhode Island College Presents Real-Time Lecture by Leigh Patel Stevens on the Affect of Immigration on Children and Youth Education Feb. 19


Rhode Island College


Leigh Patel Stevens, associate professor of education at Boston College, will present a real-time lecture on how culture and class create opportunities for some while blocking them for others. She will focus on her current research on the daily lives of immigrant youth, including migration and its effect on work, school, family responsibilities and aspirations for social mobility.


Feb. 19 from 4 to 5 p.m.


Alger 110
Rhode Island College
600 Mt. Pleasant Ave.
Providence, RI 02908

To learn more, contact Corrine McKamey at: cmckamey@ric.edu