Graduate Student Working Group

The Graduate Working Group convenes young scholars from multiple disciplines to share their research, address issues affecting Latino communities, and develop a national professional network in a growing field of experts.

All graduate students on the ND campus are invited to respond to and/or share papers they are developing on topics relating to U.S. based Latino communities.  This group meets in the ILS Conference Room.

The next ILS Graduate Student Working Group meetings will be on the following dates:

Wednesday, 2/26/20, 11-12 p.m. 

Tuesday, 3/17/20, 2-3 p.m. 

Wednesday, 4/8/20, 11-12 p.m. 

To RSVP for one or all of the above meetings, send a message to Laly Maldonado, ILS Events Coordinator at For more information about membership or presentations, please contact: 


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Dominique Vargas |
Teaching Apprentice  |  Gender Studies
PhD Fellow  |  Institute for Latino Studies
PhD Student  |  English Department
University of Notre Dame