Calendar of Events

Events are subject to change. Please contact us to confirm the date and time.

Date Location Event Contact
Fri, 05/02/2014

ASU Tempe Campus
Memorial Union 236

Book Presentation: "Latina/os and World War II Mobility, Agency, and Ideology"
Dr. Maggie Rivas, Author
(12:00-1:30 pm)

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Wed, 04/30/2014

ASU Tempe Campus
Memorial Union 207, Gold Room

Veterans and Immigration: Insights and Issues
(9:00 am-12:00 pm)

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Thu, 04/24/2014

ASU Tempe Campus
Interdisciplinary Building B, B161-B

Interdisciplinary Seminars on Transborder Studies
"Looking American": U.S. Law, Check Points and Racial Profiling
Wes Pue, University of British Columbia and School of Transborder Studies Visiting Scholar
(12:00-1:00 pm)

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Tue, 04/15/2014

ASU Tempe Campus
Interdisciplinary Building B, B161-B

1st Annual Career Development Series
The 1st Annual Career Development Series is a new series in the School of Transborder Studies for the Latina/o community, especially students, to develop skills in networking, job search, and career development.
(12:30-2:30 pm)

Fri, 03/28/2014

ASU Tempe Campus
Education Lecture Hall, EDC117

Conference on Promoting Dual Language and Literacy: Multiple Benefits for a Complex Society
For more information, please visit: sts.asu.edu/dual

Thu, 03/27/2014

ASU Tempe Campus
Interdisciplinary Building B, B161-B

Interdisciplinary Seminars on Transborder Studies
"All of which she saw, part of which she was": Recovering Arizona's Multi-Ethnic History in Marie Zander's "The Life of an Arizona Pioneer"
Anita Huizar-Hernandez, University of California, San Diego
(12:00-1:00 pm)

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Mon, 03/17/2014

ASU Tempe Campus
Memorial Union 202, Alumni Lounge

Latino College Presidents: In Their Own Words (2013)
David León and Rubén Martínez, Co-Editors
(12:00-1:30 pm)

Thu, 02/27/2014

ASU Tempe Campus
Interdisciplinary Building B, B161-B

Interdisciplinary Seminars on Transborder Studies
The Cultural Construction of Work among Women Entrepreneurs in Northwestern México
Maria Luz Cruz-Torres, School of Transborder Studies
(12:00-1:00 pm)

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Tue, 02/11/2014

ASU Tempe Campus
Interdisciplinary Building B, B161-B

The Economic Argument for Ethnic Studies
Jim Estrada, Author of the book, The ABCs and Ñ of America's Cultural Evolution
(12:00-1:00 pm)

Registration is required

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Thu, 01/30/2014

ASU Tempe Campus
Interdisciplinary Building B, B161-B

Interdisciplinary Seminars on Transborder Studies
Crosscurrents in the Desert: The U.S. Cadet Nurse Corps in Arizona
Elsie Szecsy, School of Transborder Studies
(12:00-1:00 pm)

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Fri, 11/08/2013

ASU Tempe Campus
Interdisciplinary Building B, B161-B

Transborder Dialogues
Borderisms, Transborderisms, & Creative Process: Visual Arts in Tijuana
Norma Iglesias-Prieto, San Diego State University
(12:30-1:45 pm)

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Thu, 09/12/2013

ASU Tempe Campus
Interdisciplinary Building B, B161-B

Interdisciplinary Seminars on Transborder Studies
Estranged from the Body: Undocumented Latina/o immigrants Re-learning Embodiment in the United States
Airín Martínez, School of Transborder Studies
(12:00-1:00 pm)

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Fri, 04/05/2013

ASU Tempe Campus
Memorial Union, Rincon 248

Comparative Border Studies Colloquia Series
with Susan Gray
(12:00-2:00 pm)

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Thu, 04/04/2013

ASU Tempe Campus
Ed Lecture Hall, EDC 117

Wells Fargo Distinguish Lecture
Race and Language in a Reality-based World, by Jane Hill
(6:30-7:30 pm)

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Wed, 03/27/2013

ASU Tempe Campus
Interdisciplinary Building B, B161-A

Interdisciplinary Seminars on Transborder Studies
Migration and Translation: "I May say 'wetback' but I really mean 'mojado'"- Rámon 'Tianguis' Pérez's Diary of an Undocumented Immigrant
Marta Sánchez, School of Transborder Studies
(12:00-1:15 pm)

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Sat, 03/02/2013

ASU Tempe Campus
Interdisciplinary Building B, B165

Night of the Open Door
Come and celebrate an evening of educational exploration filled with activities and events for the whole family!
(4:00-9:00 pm)

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Fri, 02/22/2013

ASU Tempe Campus Social Sciences 109

Colloquium on Gender & Sustainability
This event celebrates the publication of the book, Gender and Sustainability: Lessons from Asia and Latin America, edited by Maria Luz Cruz-Torres and Pamela McElwee. The book demonstrates that gender analysis offers useful insights into how a more sustainable world can be negotiated one household and one community at a time.
Co-sponsored with the Institute for Humanities Research
(9 a.m. - 12 noon)

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Thu, 02/21/2013

ASU Tempe Campus
Interdisciplinary Building B, B161-A

Interdisciplinary Seminars on Transborder Studies
Crossing the Thin Blue Line: Episodes in Relations between Mexican Americans and the LAPD
Edward Escobar, School of Transborder Studies
(12:00-1:00 pm)

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Fri, 02/15/2013

ASU Tempe Campus
Memorial Union, Navajo 240

Comparative Border Studies Colloquia Series
with Holly Karibo
(12:00-2:00 pm)

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Wed, 02/13/2013

Tempe Historical Society Museum

Comparative Border Studies Spring Film Event
Sleep Dealer, with Alex Rivera and David Riker
(6:00-9:00 pm)

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Tue, 02/12/2013

Phoenix Art Museum

Comparative Border Studies Spring Film Event
Sleep Dealer, with Alex Rivera and David Riker
(7:00-10:00 pm)

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Fri, 02/08/2013

ASU Tempe Campus
Memorial Union, Rincon 248

Comparative Border Studies Spring Colloquia Series
With Luis Plascencia and Elizabeth Hoover
(12:00-2:00 pm)

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Tue, 02/05/2013

ASU Tempe Campus
Interdisciplinary Building B, B161-B

Student Lunch & Meet with STS Faculty
(10:30-11:30 am)

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Fri, 01/25/2013

ASU Tempe Campus
Memorial Union, Navajo 240

Comparative Border Studies Spring Colloquia Series
With Andrew Graybill and Eric Meeks
(12:00-2:00 pm)

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Thu, 01/24/2013

ASU Tempe Campus
Memorial Union, La Paz 242

Transborder Dialogues
Youth and Education in the Mexican Northern Border Region: A Decade of Change
Eunice D. Vargas-Valle, El Colegio de La Frontera Norte/Tijuana
(1:00-2:00 pm)

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Fri, 11/09/2012

ASU Tempe Campus
Memorial Union, La Paz 242

Comparative Border Studies Fall Colloquia Series
With Drew Lopenzina, and Lee Bebout (Moderator)
(12:00-2:00 pm)

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Thu, 11/08/2012

ASU Tempe Campus
Interdisciplinary Building B, B161-B

Transborder Dialogues
Urban Violence and Insecurity in Ciudad Juarez: The Resilient City
Sergio Peña Medina, El Colegio de la Frontera Norte
(11:30 am-1:00 pm)

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Fri, 10/26/2012

ASU Tempe Campus
Memorial Union, Cochise 228

Comparative Border Studies Fall Colloquia Series
With Daniel Arreola
(12:00-2:00 pm)

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Fri, 10/12/2012

ASU Tempe Campus
Memorial Union, Pima Auditorium 230

Capturing the Latin@ Vote
Panel Participants: Lisa Magaña a Professor in the School of Transborder Studies, Members of One Arizona, AZ DREAM Act Coalition, and PUENTE Arizona
Moderator: Magda Hinojosa, Professor in the School of Politics and Global Studies
(12:00-2:00 pm)

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Thu, 10/11/2012

Tempe Center for the Arts
700 W. Rio Salado Parkway
Tempe, AZ 85281

Raising the Bar: New thinking and resolution to issues of Mexican Migration
(9:00 am-12:30 pm)

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Thu, 10/11/2012

ASU Tempe Campus
Memorial Union, Pima Auditorium 230

Comparative Border Studies Fall Film Event
The Storm That Swept Mexico, with Director Raymond Telles
(6:00-9:00 pm)

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Wed, 10/10/2012

Phoenix Art Museum

Comparative Border Studies Fall Film Event
The Storm That Swept Mexico, with Director Raymond Telles
(7:00-10:00 pm)

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Mon, 10/01/2012

ASU Tempe Campus
Memorial Union

Film Screening and Discussion
Chunky: The Making of a Social Activist, with Paul Espinosa and Michelle Tellez
(11:00 am- 3:00 pm)

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Fri, 09/28/2012

ASU Tempe Campus
Memorial Union, Mohave 236

Comparative Border Studies Fall Colloquia Series
With David Roman
(12:00-2:00 pm)

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Thu, 09/27/2012

ASU Tempe Campus
Interdisciplinary Building B, B161-B

Transborder Dialogues
Mexico's Policy on Migration: Challenges and Perspectives
Dr. René Zenteno Quintero, El Colegio de la Frontera Norte (COLEF)
(11:30 am-1:00 pm)

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Fri, 04/20/2012

ASU Tempe campus
Interdisciplinary Building B, B161

Transborder Dialogues: The United States-Mexico Border in Transition
Quoras, Pesos and Dollars: Transnational Women's Financial Practices on the Mexico-US Border
Magdalena Villareal, CIESAS
(1:00 pm)

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Thu, 04/05/2012

ASU Tempe Campus
Business Administration C Wing, BAC 216

Documentary Film and Discussion
The Harvest (La Cosecha) with Julia Perez, Associate Director
(6:30-9:00 pm)

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Thu, 03/15/2012

ASU Tempe campus
Interdisciplinary Building B, B161

Transborder Dialogues: The United States-Mexico Border in Transition
Understanding the Everyday Dynamics of Mexican Transnational Families: A Comparative Perspective
Gail Mummert, El Colegio de Michoacán
(1:00 pm)

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Wed, 03/07/2012

ASU Tempe Campus
Interdisciplinary Building B, B161

Colloquium
A Conversation with Ambassador Enrique Hubbard-Urrea
A Different take on Immigration
(12:30-2:00 pm)

Lillian Ruelas
Sat, 03/03/2012

ASU Tempe Campus
Interdisciplinary Building B, B165

Night of the Open Door
Come celebrate the Sciences, Engineering, Humanities, Arts and the breadth of innovation with an exciting evening of activities and events!
(5:30-9:00 pm)

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Wed, 02/15/2012

ASU Tempe campus
Interdisciplinary Building B, B161

Transborder Dialogues: The United States-Mexico Border in Transition
Demographic Change in the U.S.-Mexico Borderlands: A Mexican Perspective
Roberto Ham, El Colegio de la Frontera Norte
(1:00 pm)

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Thu, 01/19/2012

ASU Tempe Campus
Memorial Union 207 Gold Room, and
Interdisciplinary Building B, B164

Map Exhibit Colloquium and Reception
Map Exhibit Colloquium
(5:30-6:30)

Reception and Exhibit Tour
(6:30-7:30)

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Sat, 11/19/2011

ASU Tempe Campus
Memorial Union, Room 202

Professional Development
Free Workshop for middle and high school teachers
The Changing Face of the Arizona Border
(co-sponsor with the Arizona Geographic Alliance, ASU)
(9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.)

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Thu, 11/17/2011

Nogales, Sonora, Mexico

Binational Forum
Foro sobre Desarrollo Humano transfronterizo
(All day. Through November 18)

Francisco Lara-Valencia
Wed, 11/16/2011

ASU Tempe campus
Coor 199

Film and Discussion
A Better Life, with Chris Weitz.
(5:00-8:00 p.m.)

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Wed, 11/16/2011

ASU Tempe campus
Interdisciplinary B, first floor

Narcocultura y violencia en la frontera Norte de México with José Manuel Valenzuela Arce
(1:30-3:00pm)

Lillian Ruelas
Tue, 11/15/2011

Phoenix Art Museum

Film and Discussion
A Better Life, with Chris Weitz.
(7:00-10:00 p.m.)

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Sat, 10/22/2011

ASU Tempe campus
Lyceum Theater

 

Theater and Discussion
STS Night at Zoot Suit
with STS professors Desiree Garcia and Edward Escobar
(Reception and Discussion: 6:30 p.m.
Show: 7:30 p.m.)

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Thu, 10/13/2011

ASU Tempe campus
Memorial Union, Alumni Lounge

Launch
Comparative Border Studies Program
(10:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.)

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Wed, 10/12/2011

ASU Tempe campus
Interdisciplinary B, First Floor

Open House
School of Transborder Studies
(9:30 - 11:30 a.m.)

Irma Arboleda
Wed, 10/12/2011

ASU Tempe campus
Interdisciplinary B, First Floor

Opening Presentation
Changing Boundaries Map Exhibit
(10:30 a.m.)

Irma Arboleda
Mon, 10/10/2011

ASU Tempe campus
Interdisciplinary B, First Floor

Map Exhibit
Changing Boundaries:
The U.S.-Mexico Border - A Historic Perspective

(co-sponsor:
School of Historical, Philosophical, and Religious Studies)
(9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., M-F. Through February 10, 2012)

Group Reservations
Tue, 10/04/2011

ASU Tempe campus
Interdisciplinary B 161-B

Discussion
The State of American-Mexican Education in Mexico
Exploration of Binational Research Projects
(1:30-3:00 p.m. Continuation of October 3 Colloquium)

Carlos Ovando
Mon, 10/03/2011

ASU Tempe campus
Interdisciplinary B 161-B

Colloquium
The State of American-Mexican Education in Mexico
(11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.)

Carlos Ovando