2010-11 Inaugural Series

SPEAKER

Dr. Raoul Godinez-Ramos, Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence and Visiting Professor at the University of Virginia-Wise and Professor of International Relations and Political Science, Tecnologico de Monterrey, Mexico

TITLE

Learning Across Borders: Business and Educationin Two Countries

WHEN

October 18, 2010, 1:00pm

WHERE

Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center, Abingdon, VA

SPEAKER

Elin C. Doval, Ph.D., Asst. Professor of Management & Marketing, Virginia State University, and Adjunct Professor, School of Education, University of Delaware

TITLE

Universal Design for Teaching and Learning

WHEN

Friday, October 29, 2010, 12:00pm

WHERE

James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA

SPEAKER

Emily Summer, J.D., Challa Law Firm, Glen Allen, VA

PANELISTS

Mr. Peter Baron and Hugo Valverde, Esq.

MODERATOR

Dr. Mary Manjikian, Assistant Professor, Robertson School of Government

PANEL

Celebrating Our Constitution with a Hispanic Lens: History, Law and Contemporary Issues

WHEN

Sept. 17, 2010 (Constitution Day), 11:45am-1:15pm

WHERE

Regent University, Virginia Beach, VA

SPEAKER

Mirta M. Martin, Ph.D., Dean, School of Business, Virginia State University & Rafael Lopez, founder and president of Rafael Lopez and Associates

PANELISTS

Dr. H. B. Cavalcanti (JMU), Dr. Debra Rodman (R-M), and Dr. Debra J.Schleef (UMW)

MODERATOR

Bobbie Barajas, Classical Music Host and Music Director, WCVE Public Radio, Richmond, VA

PANEL

Nuestra Tierra, Nuestro Hogar: Latinos in Virginia

WHEN

September 30, 2010, 6:00pm

WHERE

Library of Virginia & the University of Richmond-Downtown