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.
March 3, 2016, Recording date
Location of interview
Activism, Bilingual education, Education, Multi-cultural education, Politics
Individuals or Organizations MentionedHarold Washington
, Linda Coronado
, Diana Ruiz
, Chicago (Ill.) Mayor's Advisory Commission on Latino Affairs
Related PlacesChicago, IL
(interview location), Chicago, IL
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. 18 Oct 2019.
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