Speaker Series Archive

2014

Spring Semester

Wednesday, February 5, 2014
W. Warner Wood, Anthropology, UW-Milwaukee
We are not Conservationists:' Emergent Subjectivities, Ecotourism, and Mangrove Conservation Efforts in Oaxaca, Mexico
New location for this semester: Bolton Hall B60, 3:30pm, UWM Campus

This event is co-sponsored by the UWM Center for Latin American & Caribbean Studies, Center for International Education, Department of Anthropology, and Museum Studies Certificate Program

Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Brazil 3000: UWM's Growing Links with Brazil – Connecting with the Land, the Nation, its Universities and Students
Bolton Hall B60, 3:30pm, UWM Campus

A roundtable discussion with UWM faculty and staff:

  • Simone Conceição, Administrative Leadership
  • Lawrence Kuiper, English as a Second Language
  • Ethan Munson, Computer Science
  • Sara Tully, Center for International Education
  • Ricardo Vasconcelos, Portuguese

This event is co-sponsored by the UWM Center for Latin American & Caribbean Studies and Center for International Education

Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Adriana McCleer, School of Information Studies
Fighting for Intellectual and Cultural Freedom: Current Battles for Mexican American Studies in K-12 Classrooms
Bolton Hall B60, 3:30pm, UWM Campus

This event is co-sponsored by the UWM Center for Latin American & Caribbean Studies and Center for International Education

2013

Fall Semester

Wednesday, September 11, 2013
Jonathan D. W. Kahl, Atmospheric Science, UW-Milwaukee
"The World's First Atmospheric Science Study Abroad Course: Mexico - Air Pollution and Ancient Cultures"
Lapham Hall 260, 3:30pm, UWM Campus
This event is co-sponsored by the UWM Center for Latin American & Caribbean Studies and Center for International Education

Wednesday, October 2, 2013
Davorin J. Odrcic, Odrcic Law Group, LLC
"Crimmigration 101: How Our Draconian Immigration Laws Deport Virtual Citizens" (pdf)
This event is co-sponsored by the UWM Roberto Hernandez Center, Center for Latin American & Caribbean Studies, and Center for International Education

Wednesday, November 6, 2013
Rachel I. Buff, History, UW-Milwaukee
"Immigrant Rights and the Chicano Movement: Hidden Histories"
Lapham Hall 260, 3:30pm, UWM Campus

Wednesday, December 4, 2013
Kristin E. Pitt, Comparative Literature, UW-Milwaukee
"Stories That Are Hard To Tell: Ambiguous Borders, Disappearing Women, and Narratives of Murder on the U.S./Mexico Border"
Lapham Hall 260, 3:30pm, UWM Campus