The Michi & Walter Weglyn Endowed Chair for Multicultural Studies, Jose Calderon, presents a panel discussion on “Defending Human Rights: Same Sex Marriage & Fair Immigration Policies,” Wednesday, Feb. 15, 4-6 p.m., in the Bronco Student Center's Ursa Major Room C.
The panel includes the following speakers:
The authors will explore how same sex marriage and new immigration issues have been used to create confusion and division among the American public. At the same time, the authors will discuss the strategies being implemented to advance policies that defend same sex marriage and fair immigration policies as part of a human rights agenda.
The event is free and open to the public.
The Michi & Walter Weglyn Chair in Multicultural Studies was established in the College of Letters, Arts & Social Sciences during Fall 2004 for the purpose of promoting the interdisciplinary study of multiculturalism including gender, ethnicity, sexuality, race and class. Each year, the chair establishes a teaching, scholarship/creative activity and community-based program in his or her area of expertise.
For more information, contact Jose Calderon, the Weglyn Endowed Chair for Multicultural Studies, at (909) 869-3524 or by e-mail at email@example.com.