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