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Letras Latinas Joins National Poetry Coalition Offering March 2017 Programs on Migration

Author: Institute for Latino Studies

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Letras Latinas, the literary initiative at the ILS, has joined twenty-two other nonprofit poetry organizations from across the United States to form a Poetry Coalition, which will present programs on the theme “Because We Come From Everything: Poetry & Migration” throughout the month of March. The theme borrows a line from U.S. Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera’s poem, “Borderbus.”…

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Registration is now open for Latino forum, Shared Opportunity, Shared Success

Author: Institute for Latino Studies

Registration is now open for the April 13th Latino forum, Shared Opportunity, Shared Success, hosted by ICI, Goshen College, and the University of Notre Dame. 

 Additional information and a registration link may be found here: http://bit.ly/2lCA8MH.  We will send you a reminder, including a copy of the logistical details on the registration form, the week before the forum.

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Mass dedicated to immigrants and refugees

Author: Evelyn Gonzalez

In the midst of troubling decisions by our government leaders surrounding immigrants and refugees, Campus ministry in collaboration with the Office of the President and Student Government, held a mass yesterday afternoon. The mass held at the Basilica of the Sacred Heart was celebrated by ILS faculty fellow, Fr. Daniel Groody.…

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Institute for Latino Studies announces participants for the 2017 Young Scholars Symposium

Author: Institute for Latino Studies

The Institute for Latino Studies is pleased to announce the participants for our 2017 Young Scholars Symposium, to be convened April 6-7 on the University of Notre Dame campus. 

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These scholars will present a dissertation chapter or essay draft for discussion with ILS faculty fellows and our 2017 Distinguished Visiting Professor, Michelle Gonzalez Maldonado. Professor Gonzalez Maldonado is a Professor of Religious Studies and Assistant Provost for Undergraduate Education, University of Miami.

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