Category Archives: Culture

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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American Indian traditions shared with Palomar Students

On Monday, November 18th the students in American Indian Studies classes were treated to a demonstration of basket making by Mrs. Francisca Soriano.  Born in Oaxaca, Mexico, Mrs. Soriano is a member of the Mixtec tribe.  The men and women … Continue reading

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from Northern Togo to San Diego!

On November 9th, 2013, Dr Phil Debarros from our archaeology program presented “The results of Archaeological Research on Ironworking in the Bassar Region of Northern Togo 1981-2013.” to the San Diego Archaeological Center.  The presentation covered a basic history of … Continue reading

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Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month with Important Discourse

Dr Rodolfo Jacobo was invited to speak to members of  the Department of Defense on Wednesday, October the 9th on ” Cultural Hybridism and  the Creation of the 3rd Space”.  The lecture will focus on the experience of of the … Continue reading

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