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Laura Lagunez (Nahua/Navajo)

Akwe:kon Residence Hall Director

Office: 607-255-0652

Laura (Nahua/Navajo) from Dallas, TX received her B.S in Animal Science and minor in Natural Resources in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Cornell University in 2016. Prior to joining AIISP as the Residence Hall Director of Akwe:kon, Laura worked as a Program Assistant for Cornell Garden-Based Learning and Cornell Cooperative Extension in the School of Integrative Plant Science on campus. Laura's research interests include Incorporating intentional and culturally relevant public health programs in marginalized communities, Indigenous Ecological Knowledge, Ethnobotany, and  Holistic Health.