Past Workshops



Spring 2014 Workshops


January 31, 2014
Stanford-Berkeley Conference practice presentations

February 14, 2014
Presenter 1: Jason Scott
Discussant 1: Christian Phillips
Title: The Effect of Perceived Discrimination on the Racial/Ethnic Identities of the Children of Black West Indian Immigrants in South Florida

Presenter 2: Judy Schafer
Discussant 2: Vasanthi Venkatesh
Title: Reclaiming Knowledge: A Socio-Cultural Examination of Migration in Rural Guatemala

February 28, 2014
Presenter 1: Lindsay Bayham
Discussant 1: Robin Savinar
Title: 'Travel and See': Status, Communication, and Distrust in Ghanaian Migrant Networks

Presenter 2: Heidy Sarabia
Discussant 2: Dani Carrillo
Title: Normalization of Border/Violence

March 14, 2014
Presenter 1: Fuminori Minamikawa
Discussant 1: Christian Phillips
Title: Interracial Civic Engagement: Citizenship, Civil Rights, and Transnationalism in Japanese American Community during the 1950s

Presenter 2: Irene Bloemraad
Title: Professionalization

April 18, 2014
Presenter 1: Pauline Whitemuessen
Discussant 1: Paulette Cha
Title: The Problem with Looking for the Ideal: Bias in Human Trafficking Victim Identification

Presenter 2: Rachel Siemons
Discussant 2: Esther Cho
Title: Coming of Age on the Margins: DACA Status & Mental Health among Young Latino Immigrants

May 2, 2014
Presenter 1: Mayra Feddersen
Discussant 1: Brendan Shanahan
Title: Understanding the meaning of citizenship among immigrants in Chile

Presenter 2: Vasanthi Venkatesh
Discussant 2: Ali Chaudhary
Title: Labor rights of guest workers and legal mobilization



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