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    Diana is currently a second year doctorate student at the Graduate Center-CUNY in the Social Welfare program. Her areas of interest include liberatory pedagogy, interrogating higher education as a space of resistance and decolonial/decolonizing theory and practices. She is a lecturer at Columbia University School of Social Work and the NYU Silver School of Social Work and has experience working in direct practice with youth, families and communities through clinical work, training and community organizing.

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