Ethnic Studies professor, Joanne Belknap, to join congressional briefing on a proposed commission on crime

April 18, 2018

In the five decades since a landmark presidential commission on crime, cops and courts have begun taking domestic violence more seriously, but much work remains to be done, says Joanne Belknap, a University of Colorado Boulder professor of ethnic studies.


NACLA Report on the Americas reviews Dr. Sepúlveda's new book

April 17, 2018

Check out this review on Dr. Sepulveda's new book, Global Latin(o) Americanos: Transoceanic Diasporas and Regional Migrations !

Rabaka Presentation at Temple

Rabaka invited to present on W.E.B. Du Bois and the evolution of Africana Studies

April 12, 2018

Dr. Reiland Rabaka, Temple alumnus, Professor and Chair of Ethnic Studies, explains how W. E. B. Du Bois evolved Africana Studies in an invited presentation at Temple University.


Natasha Myhal receives prestigious National Science Foundation award

April 10, 2018

Congrats to Natasha Myhal received a Research Experience for Graduate students (REG) award from the National Science Foundation! The award will allow her to carry out preliminary field research with Anishinaabe tribal governments and communities in Michigan and Minnesota this summer regarding their approaches to natural resource management.

Nick's Disability Services Award

Congrats Dr. Villanueva on Receiving the Outstanding Faculty Award from Disability Services

April 5, 2018

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A Week in Chile: Ethnic Studies Study Abroad 2018 (spring break trip)

April 3, 2018

A week in Chile Dr. Villanueva took students to Santiago, Chile for the course: Athlete as a National Symbol: Nationhood, Nationalism and Sport. We visited the oldest Rodeo Club in Chile and met the participants. The club president was excited to have students visiting from the United States. We were...

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Myhal receives Honorable Mention for Ford Pre-Doc

April 3, 2018

Congrats to our PhD student, Natasha Myhal, on receiving the distinction of Honorable Mention for the Ford Foundation Pre-Doctoral Fellowship Competition!

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PhD student Raúl Melgoza receives Honorable Mention for the Ford Foundation Dissertation Fellowship!

April 2, 2018

Congrats to PhD student Raúl Melgoza, who received the distinction of Honorable Mention for the Ford Foundation Dissertation Fellowship!

Daily Camera: Belknap’s Violence against Women and Girls course features CU Boulder alum

March 19, 2018

Belknap assigned Lynn Hall's memoir, published in February, called "Caged Eyes: An Air Force Cadet's Story of Rape and Resilience."


PhD Student Natasha Myhal to Present at Native American Literature Symposium

March 16, 2018

Ethnic Studies PhD student Natasha Myhal will present at the 2018 Native American Literature Symposium in Spirit Lake, MN on her Master's research. She draws from the mixed methods of Indigenous Studies and botany fieldwork to look comparatively at the field of ethnobotany and federal policy, focusing on the importance...