SE professor Dr. Nghana Lewis discusses her work

SE Professor Profile Nghana Lewis

Nghana Lewis, the Louise and Leonard Riggio Professor of Social Entrepreneurship, is an associate professor of English and African & African Diaspora Studies. She is the founder and executive director of Encouraging Student Scholarship & Excellence through Native-Centered Education (ESSENCE), which creates classroom lesson plans that teach using African American Louisiana culture in order to allow students to see themselves in what they are studying.