Latin@s and the 2016 Election: Policies, Immigration, and Action

May 13, 2016
4:00 pmto7:00 pm




Straub Hall
Room 156
1451 Onyx St.
UO campus

Latin@s and the 2016 Election: Policies, Immigration, and Action

This event will explore the current nature of the Latin@ electorate and the issues most relevant to this constituency. Presenters will also discuss the presidential candidates and their respective policy positions.

This event will feature:

  • Larry Kleinman, Head of National Initiatives, CAPACES Leadership Institute
  • Antonio Huerta, Outreach Manager, Opportunities Program, University of Oregon
  • Breakout sessions on gender, immigration/deportation, and youth participation
  • The Latino Roots exhibit
  • And more!

Opening Reception: 4 – 4:30 pm

Opening Talk: 4:40 – 5:30 pm     

Break-out Sessions: 5:30 – 6:30 pm

  • Gender and immigration
  • Immigration / deportation
  • Youth–Millennial voting

Closing remarks: 6:30 – 7 pm

Sponsored by the Center for Latino/a and Latin American Studies (CLLAS).

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