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June 23, 2017
Corey M. Abramson
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Wildavsky Conference Room,
2538 Channing (Inst. for the Study of Societal Issues)

Institute News

CLPR Art Exhibit Featured in Mission Local

ISSI’s Center for Latino Policy Research has renovated facilities including an art gallery. This article from Mission Local discusses the inaugural exhibit of art by Juana Alicia.

Honors for Trond Petersen

ISSI faculty member in residence Trond Petersen was honored with the Berkeley Faculty Service Award. He was recognized for his service in international education, including founding the Peder Sather Center. ISSI provides office space for visiting scholars affiliated with the Peder Sather Center. Professor Petersen was also recently knighted by the Norwegian government.

Fighting for Health Equity in 2017 and Beyond

In March 2017, Congresswoman Barbara Lee spoke at an event sponsored by ISSI’s Berkeley Center for Social Medicine. Speaking to a packed audience of students, staff, faculty, and community members, Congresswoman Lee shared her determination to ensure everyone has access to affordable and high-quality healthcare. The video is now available at this link.  The event was covered by the Daily Californian newspaper (click here) and by the Berkeleyan (click here).

Featured Books

by Charles L. Briggs, Norbelys Gómez, Tirso Gómez, Clara Mantini-Briggs, Conrado Moraleda Izco, and Enrique Moraleda Izco (Lugar Editorial, 2015)

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