Dr. Ximena Zúñiga Recognized as Finalist for Aicher Leadership in Democracy Award

Professor of Social Justice Education Dr. Ximena Zúñiga has been recognized by the Aicher Award Committee as a "strong finalist" for the The Paul and Joyce Aicher Leadership in Democracy Award. The Aicher Award seeks to elevate community leaders who engender strong relationships across divides, include the voices of all people, and address structural racism. The Committee was inspired by Zúñiga's longtime leadership in intergroup dialogue and her involvement in advancing it as a core part of social justice change in schools and communities.