Wanted: Mexican-American women ages 21-50 for online pap smear research study

Posted by on Mar 30, 2015 in General, Study Recruits

Wanted: Mexican-American women ages 21-50 for online pap smear research study

GritoBlast! According to the latest data from the Centers for Disease Control, Hispanic women have the highest rates of being diagnosed with cervical cancer. Yet, there’s a difference between a diagnosis and a deadly outcome. Women who go in for their annual pap smears are the lucky ones in catching this fatal disease early — if they get their pap smears. So, why wouldn’t Latinas get their pap smears? It’s a question that Latina Nurse Practitioner Dulce...

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Study: Latina doctoral student seeks to interview LGBT Latina immigrant returnees to Mexico

Posted by on Oct 29, 2014 in General, Study Recruits

Study: Latina doctoral student seeks to interview LGBT Latina immigrant returnees to Mexico

GritoBlast! — Sandibel Borges is a doctoral student at the University of California, Santa Barbara. This Latina immigrant is working on an oral history project exploring the experiences of Latin American gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender women. For her study, Borges is interested in interviewing women who migrated to the United States and returned to Mexico. She is also inclusive of “folks who are Afro-descedants, Indigenous, Asian-Latinos, etc.– folks who...

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Deported DREAMer turned Academic Researcher seeks Mexican DREAMers in Mexico to share stories for new study

Posted by on Aug 5, 2014 in Study Recruits

Deported DREAMer turned Academic Researcher seeks Mexican DREAMers in Mexico to share stories for new study

GritoBlast! — Deported from California to Mexico in 2009 after living in the United States for 20 years, Nancy Landa, a California State University, Northridge (CSUN) college graduate, as well as, the first Latina student body president, did not give up on her academic aspirations on the south side of the border. Having just returned from London, England where she spent the last year in the Master’s program at University College London to study Global Migration, Nancy...

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DREAMer deportada a investigadora académica: Nuevo proyecto académico busca identificar Dreamers mexicanos que compartan sus experiencias de retorno

Posted by on Aug 5, 2014 in Study Recruits

DREAMer deportada a investigadora académica: Nuevo proyecto académico busca identificar Dreamers mexicanos que compartan sus experiencias de retorno

GritoBlast! — Deportada desde California a México en el 2009 después de vivir en los Estados Unidos durante 20 años, Nancy Landa , estudiante graduada de la Universidad Estatal de California, Northridge (CSUN) en la cual también se convirtió en la primera presidente latina del gobierno estudiantil, no se dio por vencida en continuar con sus aspiraciones académicas desde el otro lado de la frontera. Apenas de regreso de su estancia en Londres, Inglaterra, donde pasó el año...

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