Articles from October 2021

Latina/o/x Studies & The English Society co-host a YA workshop with Angela Velez

Monday, October 25, 2021
Angela Velez, author of the forthcoming YA novel, "Lulu and Milago’s Search for Clarity", will be visiting U Iowa on Wednesday, October 27, 2021 to do a reading and workshop with undergraduate students.
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2020-21 Latina/o/x Studies Program Annual Report

Friday, October 22, 2021
We are pleased to share 2020-21 highlights from the Latina/o/x Studies Program at the University of Iowa. Through another challenging academic year which was heavily impacted by COVID-19, Latina/o/x students and faculty were recognized for their achievement and engagement both inside and outside of the classroom. 
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Latina/o/x faculty, Jorge Guerra, reflects on life and teaching

Jorge Guerra says he’s continually impressed by his students in the Latina/o/x Studies Program, enjoying their conversations and insights as they unpack a variety of issues.