Chrisshonna Grant earned a B.A .in both Sociology and Dance from Pomona College. During her undergraduate education, Chrisshonna was a Ronald E. McNair Scholar for two consecutive years. Her research topics included Black women & student activism and Black dance as a means of social commentary & political activism. Ms. Grant’s current project examines the role media and law enforcement play in the race relations between Blacks and Latinas/os in Los Angeles. Dr. Laura Pulido serves as her advisor.