Suzanne is a second year doctoral student in the Sociology Department, a graduate affiliate with the Center for Research on Educational Opportunity (CREO) and a Burns Fellow in the Program for Interdisciplinary Education Research (ND PIER). She completed her B.A. at Columbia University, and a M.A. in Sociology at the University of Victoria in British Columbia, Canada. Current research interests include education, qualitative methods and crime and deviance. She is especially interested in the inequities situated at the intersection of class, race and gender in the classroom.