Entre Compañeras/os

Reflections on ALLA’s Mentoring Initiative “As faculty the mentoring program gave me the opportunity to connect with students and other colegas through familial bonds weaved as we share our stories of isolation, resilience, and sobrevivencia in the academy.” —Mariela Nuñez-Janes Mentorship plays a critical role in my academic and professional development. As a first generation […]

Latinas/os in Denver

Academics and the Community Confront State Violence Serving as members of ALLA’s program chair team for the 2015 AAA annual meeting in Denver, Colorado was a refreshing, invigorating, and stimulating opportunity to engage with scholars doing exceptional work on Latina/o communities in the United States. We were honored to work on directing efforts to produce […]