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RUDY AGUILAR has received his PhD with his dissertation entitled, "Tambien Bailamos en el Norte: Sonidero, Transnational Lives, and Mexican Migrants in the Midwest." Bianet Castellanos and Rod Ferguson, advisers.
TOM SARMIENTO has received his PhD with his dissertation entitled, "The Heartland of Empire: Queer Cultural Imaginaries of Filipinas/os in the Midwest." Kevin Murphy and Kale Fajardo, advisers.
SAVE THE DATES: Graduate Student Recruitment Weekend for 2015 will be held Sunday, March 22nd - Tuesday, March 24th.
THE GOLDSTEIN MUSEUM of DESIGN is hosting an opening reception for their latest exhibit "A Right to Establish a Home." The exhibit examines the history behind protests against an African-American couple that moved into a "white neighborhood" in South Minneapolis in 1931. The reception is at the HGA Gallery in Rapson Hall from 6 - 8pm on Friday, August 22nd. Click here for more information.
THE UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS, AMHERST has a potential position open to teach an Introduction to Native American Studies course. Below is a description of the course. They would ideally like someone with a PhD and experience in Native Studies. If you are interested please contact Tom Leatherman, UMass Amherst, firstname.lastname@example.org (413-545-5939).
U LIBRARIES is offering a ton of workshops over the next few weeks for students and faculty. The courses will help you learn to manage research, utilize library resources, navigate copyright issues, and much more. Click here to learn more and register for any of the courses available.
BOOKS! Professors Ferguson and May have cleaned out their offices and they are giving away tons of books. Stop by the Scott Hall Commons (105) by Wednesday August 20th to peruse the selection and take home anything you want.
THE CENTER for RESEARCH on RACE and ETHNICITY in SOCIETY at Indiana University is offering two postdoctoral fellowships. Click here to learn more about the fellowships and to apply.
THE LUCE SCHOLARS PROGRAM is open for application. The program offers a chance to spend a year in Asia as an apprentice to some of Asia's leading professionals. Click here to learn more about the program and to apply.