Dr. LaTrina Parker, P-16 Coordinator in the UNO Service Learning Academy, is the recipient of the Melvene D. Hardee Dissertation-of-the Year Award by the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA).
Her dissertation “Effects of Family Culture on the Racial Identity of African-American College Junior and Seniors” was selected in a national competition to recognize outstanding emergent scholarship.
About the University of Nebraska at Omaha
Located in one of America’s best cities to live, work and learn, the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) is Nebraska’s premier metropolitan university. With more than 15,000 students enrolled in 200-plus programs of study, UNO is recognized nationally for its online education, graduate education, military friendliness and community engagement efforts. Founded in 1908, UNO has served learners of all backgrounds for more than 100 years and is dedicated to another century of excellence both in the classroom and in the community.