Read the story in The Statesman discussing how LACS affiliate faculty and minors seek to educate the public about about TPS and the negative impact that President Trump's order to end protected status will have on Stony Brook students and beyond.
LACS Minor and President of SBU's chapter of the Long Island Immigrant Advocates (LIISA), Brianna Rodriguéz, was interviewed by The Statesman for the article, "DACA Recipientes Feel Anxiety as Future Remains Uncertain."
LACS Board Member, Pablo Calvi (School of Journalism) spent January session with a group of undergraduates in Cuba as part of the Journalism School program, " Journalism Without Walls. " Their fantastic reporting and photographs are available here .
Congratulations to LACS Board Member, Prof. Lori Flores (History), for receiving the 2017 Martin Ridge Prize from the Historical Society of Southern California for her book, Grounds for Dreaming : Mexican Americans, Mexican Immigrants, and the California Farmworker Movement (Yale, 2016).