RIMA Presentations

Selected Past Presentations



Black Women Academics in the U.S. & South Africa Deploying Principles of Feminist Decoloniality as Care (FEMDAC) to Confront Experiences with Microaggressions

(Presentation to the FEMDAC Transnational Summit)

July 12, 2023

FEMDAC GIMAS Transnational Summit



Presentation to Racial Justice Fellows

(hosted by the University of KwaZulu Natal and Columbia University)

June 27, 2023

Impact of Intersectional Microaggressions on Racial Justice in Higher Education Transnationally: survey responses from students in Gauteng, South Africa and New Mexico, U.S.A.


NACADA Regional Conference 

May 17, 2022


Tool: Interrupting Racial & Intersectional Microaggressions


International Association for College Admissions Counseling 

July 11-15, 2022



Society for the Future of Higher Education  

July 20, 2022




Interrupting Microaggressions & Reducing Negative Impacts on Access to Higher Education

Presented at the UNM Mentoring Conference 

October 19, 2021

Recordings available for conference attendees and members



A Toolkit for Interrupting Racial & Intersectional Microaggressions (RIMAs) and Reducing their Deleterious Effects on Campus

Presented at the UNM Diversity Summit

November 4, 2021


Interrupting Racial and Intersectional Microaggressions 

Prepared for the Associated Students of UNM (ASUNM) 

Tuesday, November 30, 2021

5:00-6:30 pm 




UNM Art & Science of Data

Tuesday, January 12, 2022

5:00-6:30 pm 


Office of Advising Strategies

Upstander Workshop for Academic Advisors

February 17, 2022


An upstander acknowledges experiences of individuals

experiencing microaggressions (RIMAS) and bias and is willing to serve as an ally and advocate.


 Sociologists for Women in Society

Winter Conference

March 31 - April 3, 2022


Utilizing the Racial and Intersectional Microaggressions (RIMA) Survey as a Strategy for Confronting Anti-Blackness and Advancing Equity at a Highly Research Intensive (R1) Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI)

Presented at the National Association of Diversity Officers in Higher Education (NADOHE) Annual Conference

March 17, 2022

NADOHE 2022 Presentation


Black Students Experiencing Racial and Intersectional Microaggressions at a Research-Intensive (R1) Hispanic-Serving Institution

Presented at the American Educational Research Association (AERA) Annual Conference

April 23, 2022