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Educación, un Mundo de Oportunidades Education, a World of Opportunities

Who/Quien: 11 & 12 grade High School Students/ Grados 11 y 12
Where/Donde: Table Rock Campus, White City
When/Cuando: November 14, 2014 (14 de Noviembre)
Time/Horario: 8:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Alma Rosa Alvarez is a professor at Southern Oregon University where she teaches U.S and U.S. Ethnic Literatures. In college, she majored in English and Mexican-American Studies. She received her doctorate in English from the University of California, Santa Barbara. Dr. Alvarez's book Liberation Theology in Chicana/o Literature: Manifestations of Feminist and Gay Identities was published in 2007. One of Dr. Alvarez's goals in the Rogue Valley is to facilitate Latinos' navigation through the higher education system. In her spare time, Dr. Alvarez enjoys writing poetry.

Educación, un Mundo de Oportunidades (EMO) is a nonprofit one-day educational conference that provides relevant information about post-secondary education and training opportunities. This conference is primarily held for Hispanic high school juniors and seniors from Jackson County and is now expanding to reach to more students in Josephine County.