Migration and Ministry in El Salvador with María Elena Sanabria

11/03/2015
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Public lecture by María Elena Sanabria, Education Program Coordinator for the Salvadoran non-profit, non-governmental organization FUNDAHMER (Fundación Hermano Mercedes Ruíz).  She will talk about the realities of poverty and violence in El Salvador as causes of why Salvadoran youth are compelled to migrate North.   WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 4 Z. SMITH REYNOLDS AUDITORIUM (404)

Ramon Griffero and the Politics of the Dramaturgy of Space

11/01/2015
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Lecture/Demonstration by Dr. Adam Versényi, Chair of Dramatic Art at UNC Chapel Hill, and Dramaturg for PlayMakers Repertory Company. Friday, November 13 5:00 pm Greene Hall 145

Journey to Success Speaker Series: Dolores Huerta

10/26/2015
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Latin American and Latino Studies is proud to co-sponsor a presentation by Dolores Huerta, one of the most influential leaders of this country.  A recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom, among other awards, at 83, Dolores Huerta continues to work tirelessly developing leaders and advocates for the working poor, women, and children. Thursday, October […] Read more »

“Living in the Shadows: How the 21st. Century Surge in Interior Immigration is Impacting Latinos in Politics and Health”

10/21/2015

A presentation by Dr. Francisco Pedraza and Ms. Vanessa Cruz Nichols Dr. Francisco I. Pedraza (Assistant Professor of Political Science at Texas A & M University), along with Ms. Vanessa Cruz Nichols (graduate student at the University of Michigan) showcase their latest research on the consequences of immigration enforcement on Latinos’ political participation and their […] Read more »

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