Graduate Student Bios

Email: lanora.jefferson@rutgers.edu
Current Research: African American History, American

La’Nora graduated from the University of Houston in 2016 with a BA in History. She is a first-year doctoral student whose field of focus is 20th century African-American and U.S History. La’Nora is interested in Black Power in the south and 1960's radicalism in the U.S, primarily in student activism and protest.