Interview with Ada Lopez on March 3, 2016, Segment 7

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Lopez talks about her role on the Chicago Board of Education, organizing with communities and the Mayor's Office to push for reform and create new schools. She also discusses the effect of Mayor Washington’s death on these efforts.


Date
March 3, 2016, Recording date
Interviewee
Ada Lopez
Interviewer
Ivis Garcia
Duration
15m 45.0s
Location of interview

Chicago, IL

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
ALop.2016.03.03.7
Related Keywords
Activism, Bilingual education, Education, Multi-cultural education, Politics
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Harold Washington, Linda Coronado, Diana Ruiz, Chicago (Ill.) Mayor's Advisory Commission on Latino Affairs
Related Places
Chicago, IL (interview location), Chicago, IL (is referenced)
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Ada Lopez on March 3, 2016, Segment 7: ALop.2016.03.03.7. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 19 Jun 2019.
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Repository
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