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Please Give to Ethnic Studies: UC Berkeley's BIG GIVE Fundraising Initiative - November 16 & 17, 2016

Please Give to Ethnic Studies: UC Berkeley's BIG GIVE Fundraising Initiative - November 16 & 17, 2016

November 15, 2016   Warm Greetings, Department of Ethnic Studies Alumni and Friends! We are excited to be part of University of California, Berkeley's campus-wide BIG GIVE fundraising initiative.  Funds can now be directed to departments, programs, and causes that donors … MoreRead more about "Please Give to Ethnic Studies: UC Berkeley's BIG GIVE Fundraising Initiative - November 16 & 17, 2016"


Community Support

Community Support

Dear Friends and Colleagues,   The aftermath of yesterday’s election has left many in special need of the solace and support of community.  The Departments of Ethnic Studies, African American Studies and Gender and Women’s Studies are safe and welcoming places for … MoreRead more about "Community Support"


What Filipino American history makes visible

What Filipino American history makes visible

On October 26, 2016, Pilipino American student organizations hosted Sproul Visibility Day, an event that honors Filipino American History Month and makes visible the presence of Filipino Americans at UC Berkeley. They invited me to be a speaker at this event. The following is the transcript of … MoreRead more about "What Filipino American history makes visible"

TAGS: http://blogs.berkeley.edu/2016/10/27/what-filipino-american-history-makes-visible/


ES Staff Offices CLOSED on Thursday, October 6

ES Staff Offices CLOSED on Thursday, October 6

Dear ES Community, Ethnic Studies Staff will be attending a staff retreat on Thursday, Oct 6 and will not be available for the entire day.   Thank you! -ES Staff MoreRead more about "ES Staff Offices CLOSED on Thursday, October 6"


Link to news item: Phd Alumni, Josh Kun, Named MacArthur Fellow

Phd Alumni, Josh Kun, Named MacArthur Fellow

Phd Alumni, Josh Kun, Named MacArthur Fellow

  http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/music/la-et-ms-josh-kun-20160920-snap-story.html MoreRead more about "Phd Alumni, Josh Kun, Named MacArthur Fellow "


Professor Catherine Ceniza Choy is faculty coordinator and co-organizer of a 2016-17 Institute of International Studies faculty interdisciplinary program on "Gender and the Trans-Pacific World.

Professor Catherine Ceniza Choy is faculty coordinator and co-organizer of a 2016-17 Institute of International Studies faculty interdisciplinary program on "Gender and the Trans-Pacific World.

This program explores the significance of gender and “Pacific World” frameworks to understand the connections between the lands, people, cultures, and environments that are in and border the Pacific Ocean.   Link: … MoreRead more about "Professor Catherine Ceniza Choy is faculty coordinator and co-organizer of a 2016-17 Institute of International Studies faculty interdisciplinary program on "Gender and the Trans-Pacific World."


Link to news item: The Bancroft Seminar on Latina/o History 2016-2017 Call for Book Manuscripts

The Bancroft Seminar on Latina/o History 2016-2017 Call for Book Manuscripts

The Bancroft Seminar on Latina/o History 2016-2017 Call for Book Manuscripts

Selection process begins September 1, 2016   The Bancroft Library Seminar on Latina/o History is now accepting proposals for its 2016-2017 seminar. The seminar is comprised of a collective of northern California faculty dedicated to the interdisciplinary flourishing of Latina/o … MoreRead more about "The Bancroft Seminar on Latina/o History 2016-2017 Call for Book Manuscripts"


Ethnic Studies Alumna Harriett Skye Honored by North Dakota Native American Hall of Honor

Ethnic Studies Alumna Harriett Skye Honored by North Dakota Native American Hall of Honor

Ethnic Studies Ph.D. Alumna Harriett Skye ('07) was recently honored as one of the first inductees into the North Dakota Native American Hall of Honor. The department would like to congratulate Harriett for this very deserving honor!    June 3, 2016   Honorees … MoreRead more about "Ethnic Studies Alumna Harriett Skye Honored by North Dakota Native American Hall of Honor"


“Across Difference”: NSN Volume 3 Just Published

“Across Difference”: NSN Volume 3 Just Published

NSN (nineteen sixty nine: an ethnic studies journal) is thrilled to announce the publication of "Across Difference," a special issue edited by Kim Tran, Kim McNair, and Maria Faini, as well as a stellar editorial board. This issue is full of powerful visual, poetic, and … MoreRead more about "“Across Difference”: NSN Volume 3 Just Published"