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Jessica Ordaz & Alejandro Portillos Washington Post Op-Ed: Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s #Pride tweet conceals a violent history

June 29, 2021

Call for Proposals

Call for Proposals for Book Project due Oct. 1, 2021

June 29, 2021

Call for Proposals Submissions due: Oct. 1, 2021 Editors: Arturo J. Aldama and Jessica Ordaz Violence, Migration, and Detention during Trump’s Reign of Terror and Beyond Although rooted in a long history and lineage of state violence and immigration enforcement, the Trump administration (2016-2020) enacted countless examples of white supremacy,...

Best Should Teach Gold Award

Dr. Nishant Upadhyay Receives Best Should Teach Gold Award!

May 7, 2021

Congratulations to Assistant Professor Nishant Upadhyay for winning the BEST SHOULD TEACH GOLD AWARD from the Center for Teaching& Learning ! The Best Should Teach Initiative strives to acknowledge excellence in teaching and academic leadership. The initiative is managed by the Center for Teaching & Learning in coordination with the...

Sikh American

Dr. Sohi's Washington Post Op-Ed on the "Sikh American Tradition of Resilience"

April 26, 2021

The Sikh American tradition of resilience - Washington Post Sikhism is a monotheistic religion that emerged more than 500 years ago in the Punjab region of India. Sikhs are distinguishable by their long beards and turbans.

Raul Melgoza

PhD student Raúl Melgoza awarded prestigious Mellon / ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowship!

April 6, 2021

Raúl Melgoza, has been awarded a Mellon / ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowship for AY 2021-22. This highly competitive program awards only 65 fellowships annually. We’re incredibly proud of Raúl’s accomplishment in receiving this high-level, prestigious fellowship. Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowships support a year of research and writing to help advanced...

Center for Humanities & the Arts

Seema Sohi Awarded Faculty Fellowship in the Center for Humanities & the Arts

March 8, 2021

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SikhArchive Podcast: Echoes of Mutiny featuring Professor Seema Sohi

Feb. 8, 2021

Black Lives Matter

ABC Interview Features Dr. Rabaka on the Importance of Hymn "Lift Ev'ry Voice and Sing" as the "Black National Anthem" in these times of Racial Reckoning

Jan. 15, 2021

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Dr. Sepúlveda's Book Wins Outstanding Book Award for 2020 by the Council for Anthropology and Education (CAE)

Jan. 15, 2021

Congratulations to Ethnic Studies Professor Dr. Enrique Sepúlveda and Education Professor Dr. Andrea Dyrness for Winning the Outstanding Book Award for 2020 by the Council for Anthropology and Education (CAE), a sub-section of the American Anthropological Association. Their book, Border Thinking: Latinx Youth Decolonizing Citizenship , was published by the...

DES Student Alana Horwitz

Ethnic Studies major named College of Arts and Sciences’ fall 2020 outstanding graduate

Jan. 15, 2021

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