Hispanic Heritage Month: Precious Knowledge

Date: October 8, 2012
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Location: 2215-2216 Kirkhof Center
More Information: http://www.gvsu.edu/oma

LIB 100 & US 201 Approved

Precious Knowledge Documentary Film:
A documentary movie depicting the story of student leaders from Tucson High School as they fight to save the Mexican American Studies (MAS) program. The movie explores the controversial banning of the MAS program in the Tucson School District. A panel discussion will take place following the showing of the movie.

Natalia Gómez,
associate professor of Modern Languages and Literatures, GVSU

Mayra Fortes
, assistant professor of Modern Languages and Literatures, GVSU
Stacy Stout, director of Education - Adult Education and Youth Programs, Hispanic Center of Western Michigan
Raul Ysasi, secondary placement coordinator, Education - Student Information & Services Center, GVSU