Current Projects

 

2013-2014 Diversity Projects Development Fund

2013-2014 Diversity Projects Development Fund, Member of the University Advisory Council on Diversity. The Council establishes the operating guidelines for the use of the monies in the Fund, develops procedures for implementing the guidelines, and selects Fund grant recipients.

 


 

NBC Education Nation Summit

NBC Education Nation Summit  “will explore ‘What It Takes’ for us as a nation to ensure students are successfully prepared for college, career and beyond. Leading experts and stakeholders – from parents, teachers, and students to policymakers and employers – will delve into critical factors that impact students’ chances of success.” Dr. Torres will represent CUNY as Director of the Chancellor’s  Latino Faculty Initiative.

 


 

The State of Latino Studies at Medgar Evers College & CUNY

The Association for Latin American Studies forum at Medgar Evers College, October 2013.

 


 

2013 Puerto Rican Studies Association Biennial Symposium

2013 Puerto Rican Studies Association Biennial Symposium, “Shifting Territories and Geohistorical Locations of Puertorriqueñidad: In and Beyond Place” in collaboration with the Latino Faculty Initiative at CUNY and the Rutgers University, Newark Campus, October 2013.

 


 

Race and Ethnic Inequality in “Post-Racial America”

Race and Ethnic Inequality in “Post-Racial America” A Faculty Research Writing Seminar, The School of Arts and Sciences Hunter College 2012-2013, 2013-2104 (Co-Directed by Professors Anthony Browne and Arlene Torres).

 


 

The LFI Director in the News

"Arlene Torres or Why Anthropology Still Matters" (Part II) http://www.huffingtonpost.com/gina-athena-ulysse/arlene-torres-or-why-anth_b_3495419.html

 


 

The Job Market and Careers in Higher Education Career Development Workshop

The Job Market and Careers in Higher Education Career Development Workshop, Puerto Rican Studies Association Biennial Conference, October 2012.

Job Market Workshop

 


 

2013 CUNY Faculty Diversity and Inclusion Conference

2013 CUNY Faculty Diversity and Inclusion Conference “The Power of Diversity,” March 2012.