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Student Forum & Photo Exhibit: Navigating Borders, Labor, & Home

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In celebration of our student scholars and photographers, we cordially invite you to a Student Forum & Photo Exhibit. Refreshments will be served. 

To wrap up our 25th anniversary celebration and kick off Alumni Weekend, please join us for a free, public gala that showcases the work on borders, labor, home, and mobility by our remarkable undergraduate and graduate students. Four students will offer brief presentations about their cutting-edge research, and we'll exhibit the first-, second-, and third-place photos in our inaugural photo scholarship.

Free, public event. Please register in advance

Banner photos (from left to right): Family Makes Home, by Alonso Hernandez (politics, College Ten); Cabrona, by Jennifer Ortiz (arts, Cowell College); Nature's Keyhole, by Justin Tahara (computer science, Rachel Carson College)
 

Speakers: 
Bristol Cave-Lacoste: “'Living Openly and Notoriously': The Sexual Policing of Migrant Women"

Alma Villa (Latin American & Latino Studies/Sociology/History of Art & Visual Culture): "Making Home under Precarious Housing Conditions: The Experiences of Latinxs in Los Angeles, CA"

Eric Medina (Ecology & Evolutionary Biology/Latin American & Latino Studies): "Self-governance in Small-scale Mexican Fisheries"

Cesar Estrella (Latin American & Latino Studies): "The Demons of Open Borders"

Earlier Event: April 25
French class (level Beginner 3)
Later Event: April 27
Evergreen Cemetery: Weekly Work Days