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Loren Redwood's Discovery Core class holds support of Dreamers event

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IAS faculty member Loren Redwood's Discovery Core class, BCORE 107G, held a support of Dreamers event on December 6th in the Activities and Recreation Center. The event provided information about the Development, Relief and Education for Alien Minors (DREAM) Act. The event also was intended to support undocumented students at risk of possible deportation under a new federal administration.

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Alums produce video of anti-racist poetry performance

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Media & Communication Studies alumni Quinn Russell Brown (’13) and Aaron Middleton (‘13) produced a short video of local artist Troy Osaki’s poetry performance, “Year of the Dragon,” a homage to martial arts legend Bruce Lee and his struggle against racism.  When Brown first heard Osaki recite the poem at a fundraiser months earlier, he was deeply moved and approached Osaki about creating a video.  Brown then ...

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Peter Brooks presents approaches to teaching cultivated community spaces surrounding games

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IAS faculty member Peter Brooks, along with his collaborator Kris Purzycki (UW Milwaukee), presented work on game-based pedagogy at the Computers & Writing (C&W) conference in Rochester, New York.  They participated on a panel on "Approaches to Teaching Cultivated Community Spaces Surrounding Games."  Peter's work focused ...

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Aeron Bergman and Alejandra Salinas publish new book and hold book launches

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INCA Press, directed by IAS faculty members Aeron Bergman and Alejandra Salinas, published its third book, in collaboration with Temporary Art Review. The book is titled "To Make a Public: Temporary Art Review 2011-2016".

In December, INCA Press is holding book launches at these locations:

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Karam Dana publishes and speaks on Palestinian identity and Muslims in America

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IAS faculty member Karam Dana had a busy few weeks. His article, "Confronting injustice beyond borders: Palestinian identity and nonviolent resistance" was published in the Journal of Politics, Groups, and Identities.  Dana was invited by the Muslim Studies Program at Michigan State University, in East Lansing, Michigan, where he gave two lectures, entitled: "Arab and Muslim Americans and the Politics of the 2016 US Election," and "Palestine and Palestinians in the 21st Century: Old Challenges and New Opportunities." Dana also ... 

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