The 5th Annual Ethnic, Gender & Transborder Studies VIRTUAL Summit, Healing Community in Coronatimes: Education, Migration, and Identity, will take place 9 a.m.-3 p.m., April 28. Register here.
The summit will include presentations, storytelling, art, a student scholarship contest (details at Pima Academic Works/Our Opportunities page), refugee experiences and the impact on local communities from multiracial-ethnic, gender, and sexuality perspectives.
Featured speakers include local, national and international scholars, students, policy makers, and community activists. They will share their work and open conversations about our connections, shared struggles, and how to support each other to heal and build.
The keynote speaker is Bamby Salcedo, transgender and migrant rights scholar and activist and president of TransLatin@ Coalition. The event is free and open to the public. Staff professional development hours available.
To locate this guide by URL: https://libguides.pima.edu/EGTS
Pima Community College and Ethnic, Gender & Transborder Studies
is honored to welcome
as the keynote speaker for this year's virtual Summit.
Visit their web page at Bamby Salcedo, for more information on this nationally recognized activist, advocate, community organizer and social justice advocate and professional.
Find out more about their remarkable and work as founder of TransLatin@ Coalition, beautifully and powerfully photographed in the Annenberg Space for Photography, and read the in-depth article While Trans Women Die In Detention Centers, Bamby Salcedo Fights For Her Community With A Determination We Rarely See These Days.
Engage in an interdisciplinary study of the histories, cultures, socio-economic concerns, politics and identities of people of color and people of multiple genders and sexualities on their own terms.
Are you interested in this program of study? Review information on the Associate of Arts in Liberal Arts Ethnic, Gender & Transborder Studies Pathway. It includes information on financial aid, academic options and program requirements.