Publications & Presentations

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GoSTEM: Promoting Latino STEM career awareness and college preparation through a K-12/higher education partnership Hernandez, D. (October, 2018). GoSTEM: Promoting Latino STEM career awareness and college preparation through a K-12/higher education partnership. Presentation at the Fourth PreK-12/Higher Education Collaboration Symposium of the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) Annual Conference, Atlanta, GA. October, 2018
Paving the road into college and STEM for Latino students Hernandez, D., Usselman, M., Rana, S., Alemdar, M., & Rao, A. (2018). Paving the road into college and STEM for Latino students. Journal of STEM Outreach, 1(2), 35-47. April, 2018
Outcomes of family outreach in college preparation programs Rana, S., Alemdar, M., Hernandez, D., & Usselman, M. (2017, September). Outcomes of family outreach in college preparation programs. Fourth International Conference of the Center for Culturally Responsive Evaluation and Assessment, Chicago, Illinois. September, 2017
Dismantling stereotypes about Latinos in STEM Hernandez, D., Rana, S., Rao, A., & Usselman, M. (2017) Dismantling stereotypes about Latinos in STEM, Hispanic Journal of Behavioral Sciences, 39 (4), 436-451. September, 2017
Impact of mentoring program on Latino students’ college aspirations, college self-efficacy, and STEM career interest Rana, S., Alemdar, M., Hernandez, D., Rao, A., & Usselman, M. (2017, April). Impact of mentoring program on Latino students’ college aspirations, college self-efficacy, and STEM career interest. Roundtable paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association, San Antonio, Texas. April, 2017
Paving the road into STEM for Latino students Hernandez, D., Rao, A., Rana, S., Alemdar, M., & Usselman, M. (2017, April). Paving the road into STEM for Latino students. Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association, San Antonio, Texas. April, 2017
Latino Parents’ Educational Values and STEM Beliefs Hernandez, D., Rana, S., Alemdar, M., Rao, A., & Usselman, M. (2016). Latino Parents’ Educational Values and STEM Beliefs. Journal for Multicultural Education, 10 (3), 354-367. August, 2016
Dismantling negative stereotypes about Latinos in STEM: A comparison of multiple interventions on identity threat Hernandez, D., Rana, S., Rao, A., & Usselman, M. (April, 2016). Dismantling negative stereotypes about Latinos in STEM: A comparison of multiple interventions on identity threat. American Educational Research Association Annual Meeting, Washington, District of Columbia. April, 2016
El programa GoSTEM: Promoviendo la preparacion universitaria de estudiantes Latinos y el interest en carreras de STEM (The GoSTEM program: Promoting college preparation and career interest among Latino Students) Hernandez, D. (March, 2015). El programa GoSTEM: Promoviendo la preparacion universitaria de estudiantes Latinos y el interest en carreras de STEM (The GoSTEM program: Promoting college preparation and career interest among Latino Students). A keynote speaking presentation to K-12 teachers from Puerto Rico, Caguas, Puerto Rico. March, 2015
Increasing college access and STEM career interest for Latino students: First year results from a university, school, and community partnership program Hendricks, C., Hernandez, D., Lee, T., Rao, A., Goings, C., & Breton, J. (April, 2014). Increasing college access and STEM career interest for Latino students: First year results from a university, school, and community partnership program. American Educational Research Association Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. April, 2014
Stereotype and stigma consciousness in middle and high school Latino students participating in a college and STEM mentoring program Hernandez, D., Rao, A., Hendricks, C., & Goings, C. (April, 2014). Stereotype and stigma consciousness in middle and high school Latino students participating in a college and STEM mentoring program. American Educational Research Association Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. April, 2014
Building the Plane While Flying it. The Challenges of Creating & Evaluating a University, K-12, & Community Partnership Program to Increase College Access for Latino Students Hernandez, D., & Hendricks, C. (October, 2013). Building the Plane While Flying it. The Challenges of Creating & Evaluating a University, K-12, & Community Partnership Program to Increase College Access for Latino Students. American Evaluation Association Annual Meeting, Washington, District of Columbia. October, 2013
The Effects of a High School Mentoring Program for Increasing Latino Students’ Knowledge of Post-Secondary College and Career Options in STEM Hernandez, D., Hendricks, C., & Lee, T. (April, 2013). The Effects of a High School Mentoring Program for Increasing Latino Students’ Knowledge of Post-Secondary College and Career Options in STEM. American Educational Research Association Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California. April, 2013