Category: Past Events

Women’s History Month

It’s Women’s History Month✨ It is an honor to celebrate the amazing women who are a part of the USLS program! Here are the women who are highlighted: Dr. Lucia Suarez- Director and associate professor of the USLS program. Dr. Shannon Harper- Core faculty and assistant professor. Flor Romero-Slowing- USLS advisor Dr. Kimberly Greder- Affiliate … Continue reading Women’s History Month


  Make sure to join USLS at Pearson 3158 from 12-1 pm for a Lunch&Learn. The Lunch&Learn will consist of a panel of individuals within the USLS community discussing the topics of domestic violence, Latinx women, and social justice. Chips and quesadillas will be provided! Hope to see you all there! Lunch&Learn Photo:   Check … Continue reading USLS Event- WLC WEEK

USLS Project Featured on Iowa Public Radio

The USLS “Voces of a Pandemic” project was recently featured in on Iowa Public Radio on both a news report by Kassidy Arena and on the long-format show Talk of Iowa with Charity Nebbe. For more information about the program, visit


JOIN US for a talk by eminent scholar, Dr. Lorgia García Peña!

When: THURSDAY OCTOBER 1, 2020, AT 7PM Where: Webex Virtual event URL –> Prof. García Peña is the author of The Borders of Dominicanidad: Race, Nations and Archives of Contradictions (Duke University Press, 2016) a study of the impact of stories — historical and fictional — on the national and racial identity of a … Continue reading JOIN US for a talk by eminent scholar, Dr. Lorgia García Peña!