CUSLAR Celebration Sept 25-26


Friday, September 25

Celebration and panel with CUSLAR members and alumni

“Toward a New Internationalism”
5:30 – 7:00 pm
Refreshments served at 5:00 pm
Barnes Hall Auditorium, Room 301, Cornell University

On CUSLAR’s history and connection to Latin American social movements:

Mary Jo Dudley, Director, Cornell Farmworker Program; former CUSLAR Coordinator
Joel Gajardo, Ret. former CUSLAR Coordinator
Fidel Santana, Sociologist; President, Frente Amplio; Dominican Republic

On challenges and possibilities in the hemisphere in the coming decades:

Raymond Offenheiser, President, Oxfam America; CUSLAR member
Hannah Wittman, Associate Professor, University of British Columbia; former CUSLAR Coordinator
Shailly Barnes, Kairos Center

Saturday, September 26

9:30 – 10:30 am
Breakfast and informal reunion time for CUSLAR alumni and students
Founders Room, Anabel Taylor Hall, Cornell University

10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Panel: On the state of social movements in the Americas
with Shailly Barnes, Kairos Center; Fidel Santana, Frente Amplio
Founders Room, Anabel Taylor Hall, Cornell University

Afternoon and evening: informal gatherings with CUSLAR alumni and students

If you’re coming in from out of town, we want to hear from you!
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