Category Archives: Activism

Tarde de Familia Spring 2014!

On May 2nd, I had the pleasure of attending the Tarde de Familia event. To be fair, I am very biased in that I was also on the planning group for the event (we refer to ourselves as Tarde de … Continue reading

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End of the semester events: Women’s Studies & American Indian Studies

Well, its been a hectic last couple of weeks.  With the stress of final exams and fires in the San Diego area, folks have certainly had a lot on their mind.  And thus, I am way behind on blog posts- … Continue reading

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Women’s History Month: A huge success!

UPDATE! All 3 Women’s History events were huge successes! The FILM screening of “The Invisible War,” an award-winning documentary about sexual assault in the military was followed by a lively discussion. The event had a full house. I was fortunate … Continue reading

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STAR tutor teaches us about Tenacity, Relativity, Fluoride, Race Horses & Public Health!

I am sure many of you have had that article or book chapter you submitted a few times   sit on the proverbial e-shelf.  I have a few of those from years ago, I sometimes re-open, rework on them, and oftentimes … Continue reading

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Shadows and Light: Women’s stories of living with HIV

Our very own Kathy Grove will be presenting “Shadows and Light: Women’s stories of living with HIV” at “A Woman’s Voice 2014” conference on Saturday March 8th at the SD Hilton Bayfront. This workshop will present photographs taken by women … Continue reading

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Update; Professor Lesperance’s Documentary Film!

Hi folks–  many of you saw our very 1st blog post about Henry Lesperance Alvarez documentary film (Please see prior post here).  We now have an exciting update!  Last month Professor Lesperance’s film crew was awarded another grant from the … Continue reading

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Palomar Sociology faculty and students working in our communities

On Friday, Nov. 15th several students from Kathleen Grove’s class (Soc. 100 intro) and Rachael Horn-Langford’s class (Soc. 110  social problems) worked at Interfaith Community Services in Escondido  to help connect homeless people to services.    The day began at 8 … Continue reading

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