Author Archives: Jorge A. Castillo

Silent Protest Against Violence, Sexual Assault, and Hate Speech

Dear Department Heads, Professors, Cultural Center Directors, and Student Leaders, It is in the spirit of goodwill, activism, and hopes of potential change that we write to you today. In response to recent events regarding Carolyn Luby’s “Open Letter to … Continue reading

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Final Self Reflection & Evaluation

Fictions of Latino Masculinities Final Self Reflection & Evaluation Due Date:       Thursday, May 9, 2013 in class (no exceptions) Please write one paragraph for each question: 1. How would you evaluate your class participation? Beyond attendance, did you actively contribute … Continue reading

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First openly gay boxer about Jason Collins

Orlando Cruz becomes the first openly gay boxer after coming out before his October 19 fight. (Courtesy EMC events) First openly gay boxer about Jason Collins: “Coming out does not make him less of a man” http://nbclatino.com/2013/05/01/first-openly-gay-boxer-about-jason-collins-coming-out-does-not-make-him-less-of-a-man/

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How to email professors…

Here is an interesting blog post by Michael Leddy on the “proper” way to email professors (or anyone else if you want to sound professional in my opinion). Orange Crate Art: How to e-mail a professor: http://mleddy.blogspot.com/2005/01/how-to-e-mail-professor.html I would greatly … Continue reading

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How to Insert PowerPoint (via SlideShare) to Course Blog

How to Insert PowerPoint (via SlideShare) to Course Blog. How to Insert PowerPoint (via SlideShare) to Course Blog Posted on October 1, 2012 by Jorge A. Castillo This video will show you how to save your PowerPoint for your discussion to … Continue reading

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Digital Handout for Lead Discussions

For your lead discussions, I have asked you to create a digital handout. This handout should be added as a “new” Post to our course blog and placed within the its corresponding category (main author/topic created by me) as well … Continue reading

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John Leguizamo’s Freak

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Save Your Final Video Project and Upload to YouTube from iMovie

Uploaded on Nov 19, 2009 This video will show you how to save your final video project as a QuickTime file and how to publish it to YouTube.

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Event – An Homage to Piri Thomas

This information comes directly from El Museo del Barrio New York website. El Museo del Barrio New York  New York’s leading Latino cultural institution welcomes visitors of all backgrounds to discover the artistic and cultural landscape of the Caribbean and … Continue reading

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Hombres y Machos (PP)

This is the PowerPoint presentation given by Katie Lakotko & Rachael Korb. Let them know if you have any questions. Hombres y Machos (pp)

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