Mini-grant Recipients

2017-18

alina fernandez headshot Alina Ivette Fernandez

 Latin American and Latino Studies

 "Expanding Conceptualizations of Young Latina Political Engagement"

 

candy martinez headshot Candy Martinez

 Latin American and Latino Studies

 "Presenting Findings on Trauma and Healing as they relate to Oaxacan communities"

 

edher-80 Edher Zamudio

 Latin American and Latino Studies

 "Entre el Ayer y el Hoy (Between Yesterday and Today): Peruvian Narratives of Migration in The San Francisco Bay Area"

 

Melodie-michel-80 Melodie Michel

 Music

 "Guatemala's villancicos in the past and in the present"

 

Pwadhwa-80 Parul Wadhwa

 Digital Art and New Media

 "The Untold Settlement of the 1947 Partition: Freedom or Wounds of India"

 

 

2016-17

laiduc headshot Giselle Laiduc

 Psychology 

"Young, Gifted, and Black: A Mixed-Method Approach to Understand the Transition Experiences of African International Students"

martinez headshot Candy Martinez

 Latin American and Latino Studies

 "Rethinking Structural Inequalities and Illnesses in Indigenous Oaxacan Communities"

prieto headshot Juan Diego Prieto

 Politics

 “Wielding Leviathan: How Society Uses (and Sometimes Transforms) the State in Colombia”

Michael Wilson Headshot Michael Wilson

 Politics

 “Gold Mining in Peru: Everyday Violence and the Politics of Attention”


2015-16

Lorraine Affourtit headshot
Lorraine Affourtit

Visual Studies

"The Art of Assembly:  Visualizing Collectivity in Oaxaca's Popular Uprising"

Chrissy Anderson-Zavala headshotChrissy Anderson-Zavala

Education

"Youth as Trouble/d:  An Exploration of Violence, Representation, and Alterity"

Bristol Cave-Lacoste HeadshotBristol Cave-LaCoste

History

"Willful or Ruined Women:  Sexual Policing and the Cross-border Migration of Mexican Prostitutes, 1890-1924"


2014-15

Steven Araujo HeadshotSteven Araujo


Politics

"Las cosas se ganan en la calle:  Neoliberal Forms of Inclusion and the Battle for Autogestión"

Eric Crosbie HeadshotEric Crosbie

Politics

"Transnational Tobacco Companies' Usage of Trade Agreements"

Elizabeth Gonzalez HeadshotElizabeth Gonzalez

Psychology

"Emotional Reactions to Discrimination and Ethnic-Racial Identity of Indigenous Mexican Migrant Youth"

Gabrielle Greenlee HeadshotGabrielle Greenlee

History of Art and Visual Culture

"Tools for Research and Documentation:  Andean Spanish American Art"


2013-14

MGarcia.HeadshotMartin Enrique Garcia

Literature

"Cognitive Estrangement and the Ethics of Reading in Drug War Literature"

MOHara.HeadshotClaudia Maria Lopez

Sociology

"Strategies of Integration:  The Interface between the State and Internally Displaced Persons in Medellín, Colombia"

CRivas.HeadshotLogan Puck

Politics

"Private Security and the State in Mexico"