Angela Vergara – UCF Department of Sociology

“Puerto Rican Students after Hurricane Maria: Overcoming Trauma and Constructing a New Life in Central Florida.”

Janelle Ashley Viera -University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill-Department of Sociology

“When Racial Systems Converge: Cultural Understandings of Race among Multigenerational Puerto Ricans in New York City and Orlando.”

Cyndia Morales – UCF Department of Educational and Human Sciences, Higher Education and Policy Studies

“Puerto Rican Women in Pursuit of the Doctorate: A Qualitative Analysis of Doctoral Students at a Predominantly White Institution and a Hispanic Serving Institution.”