A.S. CohenMiller, PhD is an assistant professor and emerging scholar in qualitative research focusing on exploring arts-based/informed research. CohenMiller studied anthropology and linguistics at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst and earned both a Master’s degree in Bicultural-Bilingual Studies and a PhD in Interdisciplinary Learning and Teaching from The University of Texas at San Antonio. She is the Founding Co-Editor and Managing Editor of Dialogue: The Interdisciplinary Journal of Popular Culture and Pedagogy (www.journaldialogue.org). Her research centers on improving retention, recruitment, and equity in schools and higher education.