Nicole Nieto is a Ph.D. student in the Department of Women's Studies, pursuing a Graduate Interdisciplinary Specialization in Folklore Studies. She received her B.A. in International Studies with a focus on Latin American Studies from the University of Southern Mississippi. She received her M.A. in Women's Studies from the University of Alabama, where she completed a thesis on Latina activism. Her current research involves culinary narratives in Post-Katrina New Orleans. Nicole, a Louisiana native, currently serves as an Intercultural Specialist at The Multicultural Center in the Office of Student Life.
- M.A., Women's Studies, The University of Alabama, 2002