Andrea Garrison

My current favorite proverb is: “If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.” Any altruistic act, whether it is an individual effort or a community initiative, makes me smile internally.


B.S., Sam Houston State University 2011, Psychology

Of Note
  • SHSU Ronald E. McNair Scholar – Oral and poster presentations of the McNair thesis at several conferences as undergraduate student
  • Outstanding Standing Student Award, SHSU’s College Humanities and Social Sciences, 2011
Research Interests

I am interested in the role that nonprofits and higher educational intuitions play in preparing, recruiting, and retaining disadvantaged and minority students for higher education.