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Puerto Rico Puerto Rican Fall 2017

The Puerto Rican diaspora has engaged in a solidarity movement that is unprecedented in our history, and Centro is playing a unique convening, informational, and
documentarian role in the process. The main goal of the Puerto Rico, Puerto Ricans conferences is to gain a broader understanding of how the economic and humanitarian crises in Puerto Rico have aected the stateside Puerto Rican community.
 

Puerto Rican Studies Association (PRSA)

October 28, Saturday 10 AM – 6 PM
Silberman School of Social Work NY, NY

Puerto Rican Higher Education scholars and their allies will present academic research on Puerto Rico and share ideas for a diaspora academics’ response to the crisis.
RSVP: centropr.nationbuilder.com/PRSA

 

Puerto Rico, Puerto Ricans: Multimedia Makers & Actors

November 10, Friday 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Silberman School of Social Work NY, NY

Centro and its Creative Network of the Puerto Rican Diaspora in partnership with Prime Latino Media Network will bring together film
makers and actors to explore the use of film and multimedia as vehicles for social change.
RSVP: centropr.nationbuilder.com/PRFilm2017

 

Washington, DC Summit

November 18, Saturday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
University District of Columbia David A. Clarke School of Law, Washington DC

Centro, NACOPRW-DC Chapter, Cenadores PR, UDC-David A. Clarke School of Law and the National Puerto Rican Agenda will host a one-day summit to discuss policy issues and the articulation of community responses to Puerto Rico’s economic crisis. RSVP: centropr.nationbuilder.com/DCSummit