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PhD Student Shawn O'Neal Invited to Give Distinguished Speaker Lecture for Drexel University: July 9 at 3:00pm MST

July 8, 2020

Department of Ethnic Studies graduate student Shawn Trenell O'Neal has been invited to give a distinguished speaker lecture for Drexel University in Philadelphia regarding his developing theory on audio intersectionality: disrupting hegemonic structures against marginalized communities. The interactive presentation is on Thursday, July 9, 3:00 – 4:30pm MST via live...

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2019-2020 DES Graduate Awards Announced

July 8, 2020

We are pleased to announce the recipients of the Ruth Glenn Award, our DES Graduate Research Fellowships, and the Best Graduate Student Paper Award. LeAnna Luney received the Ruth Glenn Award to support her dissertation research exploring the intersections of power and how they impact forgotten people's realities, in tandem...

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2018-2019 DES Graduate Awards Announced

April 23, 2019

We are pleased to announce the recipients of our DES Graduate Research Fellowships and the Best Graduate Student Paper Award. Cassandra Gonzalez received a Graduate Research Fellowship Award to support her dissertation project, Remnants of Chattel: Black Women, Sex Trafficking, and the Criminal Justice System Deanne Grant received a Graduate...

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Shawn O'Neal to perform at the Digital International Creative Arts Therapies Symposium this Saturday!

Feb. 20, 2019

Please consider attending the distinct, online DICATS event on February 23, 2019. DES PhD Student Shawn Trenell O’Neal will be performing his collaborative project Hands of Midnight with the assistance of CU Instructor of Media Professor Patrick Clark . Our time slot is Saturday, February 23 from 2-3pm. Feel free...

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O'Neal presents at Inclusive Sport Summit

Feb. 15, 2018

We would like to recognize the great work by our graduate student Shawn O'Neal. Shawn gave a talk at the Inclusive Sport Summit today, February 15, 2018, in the Touchdown Club. His talk, "Discussing Dissent: Social Justice and Sport," generated a stimulating conversation about social justice and sport.