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Latino Communities Conference


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Latino Communities Conference

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Wednesday, September 25th (8:30 am – 7:00 pm) 

Thursday, September 26th (9:00 am – 6:00 pm) 

Sykes Student Union

This interdisciplinary conference critically addresses the issue of immigration and the importance of supporting and strengthening the Latina/o community in the current political, social, cultural, and economic environment and provides a creative space to enhance the understanding of Latino/a issues, contributions and cultures.

Program schedule and abstracts

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Keynote Speaker: Enrique Morones

12:00 Noon, Thursday, September 26th – Sykes ballroom

Enrique Morones

Internationally acclaimed activist and advocate for immigrants and founder of Border Angels , an all-volunteer, non-profit organization that works to prevent migrant deaths on the US-Mexican border and advocates for humane immigration reform through direct community engagement.

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Latina/o Communities Conference

or the Conference Coordinators:

Latina/o Communities Conference Committee:
Emily Aguiló-Perez (English)
León Arredondo (Anthropology)
Pablo Arriaza (Social Work)
Michele Belliveau (Social Work)
Marcos Campillo-Fenoll (Languages and Cultures)
Miguel Ceballos (Sociology)
Tony Delgado (Identity, Health, & Wellness)
Daniela Johannes (Languages and Cultures)
Raúl Olmo Fregoso Bailón (Educational Foundations and Policy)
Hiram Martinez (Diversity, Equity and Inclusion)
Chris Przemieniecki (Criminal Justice)
Linda Stevenson (Political Science)
Maria Urrutia (Dance)
Claire Verden (Special Education)
Latino American Student Organization (LASO)

The following organizations and offices sponsor and contribute to the success of the conference:

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