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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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Dr. Yesika Ordaz accepted for a summer fellowship at Duke University!

April 22, 2019

Dr. Yesika Ordaz has been accepted for a summer fellowship program at Duke University called, Summer Institute on Tenure and Professional Advancement (SITPA). Congrats Dr. Ordaz!

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Efren Herrera begins MA in Higher Education

April 19, 2019

Ethnic Studies graduate Efren Herrera will begin a 2-year program focusing on higher education and leadership centered around a social justice perspective. In addition, Efren has accepted a Graduate Assistantship with the Cesar Chavez Cultural Center, for which he will provide academic support for Latinx-identified students through organizing campus events...

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DES Spring Symposium with Grad Student Panels & Guest Speaker Dr. Roderick Ferguson!

April 11, 2019

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Ethnic Studies student Adán García admitted to Ph.D. program in Cultural Studies at UC-Davis

April 11, 2019

Congrats to our graduating senior, Adán García, for acceptance into the Ph.D. program in Cultural Studies at UC-Davis! Adán is also an Honors student. The title of his thesis is, "Transdisciplinarity from Marginal Spaces: Unsettling Epistemic Erasure of Critical and Decolonial Scholars."

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Denver Channel 7 story on the Black Lives Matter Movement class taught by Dr. Reiland Rabaka

April 8, 2019

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Dr. Aldama to present at LASC Speaker Series on Decolonizing Predatory Masculinities

March 28, 2019

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Dr. Rabaka's Black Lives Matter Course featured in Daily Camera as Effort to Decolonize Curriculum

March 14, 2019

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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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Joanne Belknap interviewed for the Oral History of Criminology Project of the American Society of Criminology by the late Helen Eigenberg (November 2018)

Feb. 20, 2019

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