In the Interests of Justice: Bringing Theory into Practice
Dr. Sandy Grande is an Associate Professor and Co-Chair of Education Department at the Connecticut College. Grande is the newly appointed Director of the Center for the Comparative Study of Race and Ethnicity (CCSRE) at the college. She also serves as a member of the Executive Board of the American Educational Studies Association (AESA). She received her BFA from Syracuse University and her MA and PhD from Kent State. As an indigenous Quechua scholar her research investigates the intersections between critical theory and American Indian Intellectualism. Her method is profoundly inner- and cross-disciplinary, interfacing critical Indigenous theories with its concerns to education.