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Learning Landscapes in Latin America Through the Lens of Rephotography

Dr. Scott Brady Department of Geography and Planning CSU, Chico Dr. Scott Brady received his PhD in Honduras and has returned to Latin America to do field work for the past 25 years. During…

From  Jeff Layne on February 20th, 2020 0 likes 19 plays 0  

From Nunavut to Wallmapu: Indigenous Culture Revitalization and Inter-American Studies

Dr. Hannah Burdette International Languages, Literatures, and Cultures CSU, Chico Dr. Hannah Burdette opens her presentation with a territorial acknowledgement and explains the importance of…

From  Jeff Layne on October 4th, 2019 0 likes 23 plays 0  

Brexit

Dr. Jason Nice History Department CSU, Chico March 29? April 12? When, if ever, will the United Kingdom leave the European Union? Dr. Nice discusses the causes and consequences of the UK's…

From  Jeff Layne on April 10th, 2019 0 likes 22 plays 0  

What Happened to Venezuela’s Bolivarian Revolution

Dr. Stephen Lewis Chair, History Department California State University, Chico Twenty years ago, Hugo Chávez became president of Venezuela and launched what he called the Bolivarian…

From  Jeff Layne on February 1st, 2019 0 likes 110 plays 0  

Biomedical Optical Imaging and Machine Learning for Cancer and Disease Detection

Dr. Hassan Salehi Electrical and Computer Engineering Department CSU, Chico Dr. Salehi describes different machinery used to detect cancer and other diseases. From ultrasounds to lasers, detecting…

From  Jeff Layne on November 30th, 2018 0 likes 228 plays 0  

A New Platform for Discovery of Novel HIV Host-Pathogen Interactions

Joe Hiatt, MSTP V, University of California, San Francisco Lab of Alex Marson MD, PhD Joe Hiatt explains the basic background, lifecycle, and risk levels for HIV. This worldwide epidemic starting in…

From  Jeff Layne on October 23rd, 2018 0 likes 99 plays 0  

Fidel Castro-The View from the Global South

Dr. Stephen Lewis Faculty, History Department CSU, Chico When Fidel Castro died in 2016 at the age of 90, thousands of people mourned and thousands of people celebrated. Dr. Stephen Lewis begins…

From  Jeff Layne on May 1st, 2017 0 likes 56 plays 0  

Cuba and the US in a Sandbox: Tit for Tat in the Cuban Funny Papers

Dr. Sara E. Cooper Director, Multicultural & Gender Studies Department and Faculty, International Languages, Literature, & Cultural Department CSU, Chico Dr. Sara Cooper likens the…

From  Jeff Layne on March 13th, 2017 0 likes 41 plays 0  

Hip-hop as a Global Language of Resistance

Una Lsum Multilingual Mexican Hip-hop Artisto DJ Survive Hip-hop DJ from Los Angeles This presentation features two hip-hop artists from indigenous groups in Mexico. Usa Isu is from a…

From  Jeff Layne on November 2nd, 2016 0 likes 104 plays 0  

Insurgent Poetics: Indigenous Cultural Revitalization in Contemporary Latin America

Dr. Hannah Burdette Faculty, Department of International Languages, Literature's, & Cultures, CSU, Chico “Our word is our weapon” is a saying of the Zapatista movement of…

From  Jeff Layne on September 8th, 2016 0 likes 34 plays 0