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Pioneering Chinese Law Students in American Law Schools

In this talk, Chen Li will discuss early Chinese students' varied experiences in American law schools, and the Chinese Exclusion Act's pernicious effect on denying early Chinese law graduates to gain admission to the bar in the U.S.
  • 1002 King Hall | UC Davis
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Film Screening and Discussion: The Tinaja Trail

From the perspectives of both the undocumented migrants and the aid-givers, The Tinaja Trail provides a compelling tale of life and death, and humanitarian service, in the U.S.-Mexico borderlands. The film features an interview with King Hall’s own Kevin Johnson (Dean).
  • 1001 King Hall | UC Davis
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Riding the Rails: The Arab Argentine Network in the Early 20th Century

Lily Balloffet is a doctoral student in the UC Davis History Department.  She studies Latin America and the Middle East, and is currently writing her dissertation about Arabic-speaking immigrant communities in Argentina in the first half of the twentieth century.
  • 1113 SS&H | Blue Conference Rm | UC Davis
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The End of Farm Labor Abundance

An analysis of nationally representative panel data from rural Mexico, with observations in years 2002, 2007, and 2010, suggests that the same shift out of farm work that characterized U.S. labor history is well under- way in Mexico.
  • 1131 SS&H | Gold Conference Room | UC Davis
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