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Ray Telles Nominated for an Emmy Award

Ray Telles Nominated for an Emmy Award

Congratualtions to Associate Adjunct Professor, Ray Telles, on being nominated for a national Emmy award for his production of "Dogtown Redemption" (Independent Lens series, PBS). The award winners will be announced in October.   http://www.dogtownredemption.com/the-creators/ MoreRead more about "Ray Telles Nominated for an Emmy Award"


Political Effects of Having Undocumented Parents by Professor Chris Zepeda-Míllan

Political Effects of Having Undocumented Parents by Professor Chris Zepeda-Míllan

Abstract The current US undocumented population is large and settled. As a result, millions of US-born citizens are growing up with undocumented parents or siblings. In this paper, we use original survey data to study the politics of the US-citizen offspring of undocumented migrants. We … MoreRead more about "Political Effects of Having Undocumented Parents by Professor Chris Zepeda-Míllan "


Professor Keith Feldman's Promotion

Professor Keith Feldman's Promotion

Congratualtions to Professor Keith Feldman on his promotion to the rank of Associate Professor with tenure. This is great news for all! MoreRead more about "Professor Keith Feldman's Promotion"




Berkeley Collegium Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Education

Berkeley Collegium Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Education

The American Cultures Engaged Scholarship (ACES) Program, under ES Lecturer, Victoria Robinson’s leadership, has received this year’s Berkeley Collegium Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Education. MoreRead more about "Berkeley Collegium Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Education"


Link to news item: Professor Alex Saragoza will be the recipient of the 2017 Osher Lifelong Learning Institute's Excellence in Teaching and Learning Award

Professor Alex Saragoza will be the recipient of the 2017 Osher Lifelong Learning Institute's Excellence in Teaching and Learning Award

Professor Alex Saragoza will be the recipient of the 2017 Osher Lifelong Learning Institute's Excellence in Teaching and Learning Award

This award is given annually to a UC Berkeley faculty member who teaches at OLLI and who has demonstrated an ongoing commitment to engaged learning, both in the classroom and in the world outside the university. As an emeritus professor of Chicano/Latino Studies, Alex Saragoza has … MoreRead more about "Professor Alex Saragoza will be the recipient of the 2017 Osher Lifelong Learning Institute's Excellence in Teaching and Learning Award"


Link to news item: Professor Catherine Ceniza Choy Named OAH Distinguished Lecturer

Professor Catherine Ceniza Choy Named OAH Distinguished Lecturer

Professor Catherine Ceniza Choy Named OAH Distinguished Lecturer

Professor Catherine Ceniza Choy has been named a Distinguished Lecturer by the Organization of American Historians. MoreRead more about "Professor Catherine Ceniza Choy Named OAH Distinguished Lecturer"


Professor Chris Zepeda-Millán Receives an Early Career Award

Professor Chris Zepeda-Millán Receives an Early Career Award

Professor Chris Zepeda-Millán has been awarded the 2017 Early Career Award by the Midwest Political Science Association Latino/a Caucus. MoreRead more about "Professor Chris Zepeda-Millán Receives an Early Career Award "