Marybeth Gasman: Lifetime Scholarship Award

caption: Marybeth GasmanMarybeth Gasman, the Judy and Howard Berkowitz Professor of Education and the director of the Penn Center for Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs), was awarded the Dr. Carlos J. Vallejo Memorial Award for Lifetime Scholarship by the Multicultural/Multiethnic SIG of the American Educational Research Association.

The award recognizes a senior-level scholar whose scholarly career contributions to multicultural/multiethnic education have played and continue to play a significant role in shaping the field. Recipients are selected based upon their efforts in producing scholarship that advances multicultural and multiethnic education and if they have demonstrated a commitment to underserved communities beyond scholarship with evidence of improving the practice conditions experienced by multicultural communities.