Invitation to the: 2021 Ethnic Studies Annual Honors Thesis Presentations

Thu, May 06, 2021, 11:00 am to 4:30 pm

Panel 1: 11:00am-12:30pm Chair: Pablo Gonzalez

Alyssa Plascencia, Environmental Science

Environmental Literacy for All: High School Environmental Education in California

Elizabeth Figueroa, Chicano Studies Program

Calling My mothers: A journey Through Memory and Writing 

Geremy D. Love, Ethnic Studies 

Decolonizing Global Health Violence; A Critical Analysis of Black Geographies in the Favelas of Rio de Janeiro 

Panel 2: 12:30pm-2:00pm Chair: Keith Feldman

Jasmine Sozi, Ethnic Studies 

It’s a Racialized World After All: A Transnational Study of Oakland, California and Durban, South Africa as Racialized, Yet Resistant Geographies 

Shivani Narang, Ethnic Studies 

The Archives of the Body: A Storytelling Project of the Womb

Justin Dela Cruz, Asian American and Asian Diaspora Studies 

Queering the Closet: How LGBTQ+ Philipinx AmericansDisrupt Normative Frameworks of Coming Out

Panel 3: 2:15pm-4:00pm Chair: Pablo Gonzalez 

Carina Richardson, Ethnic Studies

White Elementary Educators’ Response to Summer 2020

Sadia Itzel Cornejo, Ethnic Studies 

Entrepreneurial Illegality: Exclusion and Resilience in Undocumented Entrepreneurship

Ariana Apostol-Dooley, Ethnic Studies 

Redefining Success: Evaluating Decision-Making Structures and Measures of Effectiveness in Racial Justice  Oriented, Bay Area Nonprofits

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