Public Speaking

Dr. Nino is available for Lectures, Panels, Keynotes, or Workshops given at:

  • Practitioner and Research Conferences

  • Seminars

  • Non-profit and social service organizations

  • Educational Institutions



Dr. Nino’s expertise covers a breadth of topics within:

(a) Social and Cultural Studies of Education and

(b) Adolescent Youth Development.  Specific areas of expertise are as follows: 

    • black Manhood and black Masculinity

    • black Male’s Mental Health

    • Adolescent black Males

    • Social Justice Education

    • Engaging in Dialogue for Understanding

    • Youth and Community Based Participatory Action Research

    • Culturally Responsive Evaluation


Previous Engagements 

    • Food is Not Bae podcast

    • Let’s Talk Bruh: A Podcast on Black Masculinity

    • Texas Education Consortium for Male Students of Color

    • Central Texas Cultural Proficiency UnConference

    • Growing Up Black in America

    • The University of Texas at Austin Male Student Leadership Summit

    • The University of Texas at Austin Heman Sweatt Center for Black Males’ Collegiate Black Male Retreat

    • Coalition of Schools Educating Boys of Color Healing in the Village

    • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Black and Latino Male Summit

    • WCIA’s Bridging the gap: Race and policing television broadcast

    • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign LeaderShape