Tag: Latin Americans 500 Years of History

UW-Green Bay wins second Latino grant: The Culture of Fusion

Associate Prof. Gabriel Saxton-Ruiz of Humanistic Studies shares word of a sizeable grant from the Wisconsin Humanities Council to help fund “The Culture of Fusion” project organized by UW-Green Bay. The $10,000 award will support activities during the first half of calendar year 2016, including: A concert and lecture on Latin Jazz with Chilean saxophonist […]

Reminder: Series continues with Peruvian author’s talk on ‘New Latinos’


The campus/community series “Latino Americans: 500 Years of History” continues with the screening of another film segment and a talk by Peruvian-born author Marie Arana at 6 p.m. Wednesday (Oct. 21) in the Christie Theatre. “The New Latinos” is the topic. Wednesday’s event is the third in this year’s “Latino Americans: 500 Years of History” […]

The ‘New Latinos’ will be topic Oct. 21


The campus/community series “Latino Americans: 500 Years of History” continues this week with the screening of another film segment and a talk by a Peruvian-born author who will facilitate discussion during a program beginning at 6 p.m. Wednesday (Oct. 21) in the Christie Theatre of the University Union. “The New Latinos” is the topic of […]

Latino American series resumes with Thursday visit by Ohio State prof


The series “Latino Americans: 500 Years of History” continues this week with the screening of another film segment and a talk by Ohio State University history professor Lilia Fernández, who will facilitate discussion during a program beginning at 6 p.m. this Thursday (Oct. 1) in Theatre Hall 210. Fernández’s research interests include history, immigration, race […]

Sept. 24 event features Chicano scholar’s talk on Latino American history

“Latino American: 500 Years of History, Pride and Prejudice” featuring guest speaker Santiago Vaquera-Vásquez is the program set for 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 24 at the Neville Public Museum in downtown Green Bay. Vaquera-Vásquez, a Chicano writer and professor of Hispanic Southwest Studies at the University of New Mexico, will present his research […]