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Being a Young Ethnic Male in Los Angeles Academic Conferences, Public Lectures, and Public Basketball Courts

May 28, 2010 by


In my quest to determine my career path, I’ve observed around 60-70 lectures, conferences, symposiums in the past four years all across LA spanning a wide variety of topics. Topics of these lectures, conferences, and symposia have ranged from the possibility of opening a street car on Broadway in Los Angeles to 3-day conferences on […]

Influence of Speedy Gonzales on My Perception of Latinos as a Kid

May 12, 2010 by


Looney Tunes was a fixture of 1990s Nickelodeon and my TV-watching experience as a kid. I didn’t particularly aim to watch Looney Tunes, but when it was on, I guess it was alright, it was something to keep me occupied. Speedy Gonzales was a pretty prominent recurring character whose sole purpose was to make Sylvester […]