AOCC 2014 – A Moment to Reflect, Recharge, and Respond

“Fear paralyzes us but we have to turn it around to empower us…to just say, ‘Enough!’” – Gaby Pacheco, AOCC 2014 Keynote Speech As is the nature of a one-year master’s program, there is a never-ending list of events, workshops, lectures, and conferences beckoning for our attention and participation. Selecting from the vast number of … More AOCC 2014 – A Moment to Reflect, Recharge, and Respond

Where do YOU come from?

“Where do you come from?” This was the one of the first questions that Professor Roberto Gonzales posed to our class during our first week of the semester. Our course, Contemporary Immigration Policy and Educational Practice, looks not only at broad immigration issues but also examines the intersection between immigration and education.  Seemingly simple, this … More Where do YOU come from?