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Link to news item: Ethnic Studies Staff Jeannie Imazumi, Dewey St. Germaine, and Laura Jimenez-Olvera Receive UC Berkeley Service Awards

Ethnic Studies Staff Jeannie Imazumi, Dewey St. Germaine, and Laura Jimenez-Olvera Receive UC Berkeley Service Awards

Ethnic Studies Staff Jeannie Imazumi, Dewey St. Germaine, and Laura Jimenez-Olvera Receive UC Berkeley Service Awards

Congratulations and our deep appreciation to Jeannie Imazumi who celebrated 40 years of service, and Dewey St. Germaine and Laura Jimenez-Olvera who celebrated 25 years at UC Berkeley.  MoreRead more about "Ethnic Studies Staff Jeannie Imazumi, Dewey St. Germaine, and Laura Jimenez-Olvera Receive UC Berkeley Service Awards"


Ethnic Studies Alumni Eric Pido and Margaret Rhee Win 2019 Association for Asian American Studies Book Awards

Ethnic Studies Alumni Eric Pido and Margaret Rhee Win 2019 Association for Asian American Studies Book Awards

https://mailchi.mp/aaastudies/2019-aaas-election-results-2977809?fbclid=IwAR1Gwectv42n7p1zg6_qhBUovU9MtJFC3WoffKMQaIYv11EzNT_DeXZWQ84 MoreRead more about "Ethnic Studies Alumni Eric Pido and Margaret Rhee Win 2019 Association for Asian American Studies Book Awards"


Link to news item: The 1969 strike at UC Berkeley was just the beginning of Oliver Jones’s battles

The 1969 strike at UC Berkeley was just the beginning of Oliver Jones’s battles

The 1969 strike at UC Berkeley was just the beginning of Oliver Jones’s battles

By John Hickey There’s a black-and-white photograph, 50 years old now, that Oliver Jones keeps close at hand. Taken in 1969 at UC Berkeley at the height of the Third World Liberation Front strike, it shows a large group of TWLF activists, a coalition of ethnic groups pushing for more … MoreRead more about "The 1969 strike at UC Berkeley was just the beginning of Oliver Jones’s battles"


Ethnic Studies Alumna Barbara Jane Reyes' Book Invocation to Daughters is a 2019 Amelia Bloomer Booklist Best Feminist Book for Young Readers

Ethnic Studies Alumna Barbara Jane Reyes' Book Invocation to Daughters is a 2019 Amelia Bloomer Booklist Best Feminist Book for Young Readers

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Link to news item: Mixed Genre Writing by Professor Beth Piatote Is Featured in KROnline

Mixed Genre Writing by Professor Beth Piatote Is Featured in KROnline

Mixed Genre Writing by Professor Beth Piatote Is Featured in KROnline

https://www.kenyonreview.org/kr-online-issue/2019-janfeb/selections/beth-h-piatote-649334/ MoreRead more about "Mixed Genre Writing by Professor Beth Piatote Is Featured in KROnline"


Ethnic Studies Alum, Craig Santos Perez, Nominated for the 2019 Kingsley & Kate Tufts Poetry Award

Ethnic Studies Alum, Craig Santos Perez, Nominated for the 2019 Kingsley & Kate Tufts Poetry Award

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Professor Christian Paiz and Ethnic Studies Students Featured in Story on Coachella Valley Youth at UC Berkeley

Professor Christian Paiz and Ethnic Studies Students Featured in Story on Coachella Valley Youth at UC Berkeley

https://news.berkeley.edu/2019/01/24/couple-builds-bridge-to-berkeley-for-coachella-valleys-brightest-neediest-youth/ MoreRead more about "Professor Christian Paiz and Ethnic Studies Students Featured in Story on Coachella Valley Youth at UC Berkeley"



Professor Christian Paiz is featured in the PBS docu-special "The Other Side of Coachella."

Professor Christian Paiz is featured in the PBS docu-special "The Other Side of Coachella."

Professor Christian Paiz is featured in the PBS docu-special "The Other Side of Coachella." This docu-special highlights the Coachella Valley community, and how with support from the organization Building Healthy Communities, community members and local groups have formed an alliance … MoreRead more about "Professor Christian Paiz is featured in the PBS docu-special "The Other Side of Coachella.""


Advocating for the Sacred in the Digital Age

Advocating for the Sacred in the Digital Age

Melissa Stoner Native American Studies Librarian Ethnic Studies Library In this digital age when some people are asking whether libraries are needed any more, Melissa Stoner can’t imagine life without them. “My aunt worked in the library at the elementary school that I went … MoreRead more about "Advocating for the Sacred in the Digital Age"