• Interview with Sylvia Garcia, October 14, 2012

    Garcia, Sylvia

    Sylvia Garcia is interviewed on October 14, 2012 in Madison, Wisconsin.This video interview was conducted by students who participated in a Chican@ and Latin@ Studies (CLS) course at University of Wis…

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  • Interview with Leonor Rosas, November 3, 2012

    Rosas, Leonor

    Leonor Rosas is interviewed on November 3, 2012 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, at Centro Hispano. Rosas spoke of her arrival in Milwaukee in 1956 from Colombia, and how she initially felt isolated because h…

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  • Interview with Rita Tenorio, March 29, 2013

    Tenorio, Rita

    Rita Tenorio is interviewed on March 29, 2013.This video interview was conducted by students who participated in a Chican@ and Latin@ Studies (CLS) course at University of Wisconsin-Madison, taught by…

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  • Interview with Elvita Erdmann, 2014

    Erdmann, Elvita

    Elvita Erdmann is interviewed in 2014, in Green Bay, Wisconsin. Erdmann speaks of her longstanding involvement with local organizations like Casa Alba and Green Bay Family Services of Northeastern Wis…

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  • Interview with Gabriela Gamboa, March 8, 2014

    Gamboa, Gabriela

    Gabriela Gamboa is interviewed on an March 8, 2014, in Green Bay, Wisconsin. Gamboa talks about how her parents inspired her passion for community activism and her move to Green Bay from Mexico in 200…

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  • Interview with Yolanda Garza, November 7, 2013

    Garza, Yolanda

    Yolanda Garza is interviewed on November 7, 2013, in Madison, Wisconsin.This video interview was conducted by students who participated in a Chican@ and Latin@ Studies (CLS) course at University of Wi…

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  • Interview with Yolanda Ayubi, August 20, 2014

    Ayubi, Yolanda

    Nazka Serrano and Amanda Villanueva interview Yolanda Ayubi on August 20, 2014. Ayubi shares how her childhood was filled with rich traditions, cultural environments from Lebanese, Colombian, Jewish,…

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  • Interview with Nelia Olivencia, April 9, 2013

    Olivencia, Nelia

    Nelia Olivencia is interviewed on April 9, 2013 in Madison, Wisconsin. Olivencia speaks of how her Puerto Rican identity changed over time, and how that impacted her activism while in college. She dis…

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  • Interview with Guadalupe "Lupita" Béjar Verbeten, November 14 and December 6, 2014

    Béjar Verbeten, Guadalupe "Lupita"

    Guadalupe "Lupita" Béjar is interviewed on November 14, 2014 in Madison, Wisconsin, and December 6, 2014 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Béjar reviews her early life, and her impoverished background in Jalis…

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  • Interview with Judith Rosario, August 2, 2013

    Rosario, Judith

    Judith Rosario is interviewed on August 2, 2013 in Madison, Wisconsin. Rosario talks about her early life in New York and the development of her Puerto Rican identity. Rosario also talks about the imp…

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  • Interview with Romilia Schlueter, November 29, 2012

    Schlueter, Romilia

    Romelia Schlueter is interviewed on November 29, 2012. Schlueter was born in El Salvador, worked at the Peace Corp Training Center during the height of the Civil War. In the 1980s, Schuler balanced mo…

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  • Interview with Yolanda Garza, November 8, 2012

    Garza, Yolanda

    Yolanda Garza is interviewed on November 8, 2012, in Madison, Wisconsin.This video interview was conducted by students who participated in a Chican@ and Latin@ Studies (CLS) course at University of Wi…

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  • Interview with Yolanda Salazar Torres, December 1, 2014

    Salazar Torres, Yolanda

    Yolanda Salazar Torres is interviewed on December 1, 2014.This video interview was conducted by students who participated in a Chican@ and Latin@ Studies (CLS) course at University of Wisconsin-Madiso…

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  • Interview with Maria Elena White, November 8, 2013

    White, Maria Elena

    Maria White is interviewed on November 8, 2013 in Beloit, Wisconsin. White speaks of the difficulty of her immigration to the United States from Mexico, and how she had to take some remedial coursewor…

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  • Interview with Eloísa Gómez, November 10, 2012

    Gómez, Eloísa

    Eloísa Gómez is interviewed on November 10, 2012, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Gómez talks about familial inspiration for activism and compassion as well as the discrimination she felt from Texas Chicanos…

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  • Interview with Rosa Aguilu, April 23, 2013

    Aguilu, Rosa

    Rosa Aguilu is interviewed on April 23, 2013, in Madison, Wisconsin.This video interview was conducted by students who participated in a Chican@ and Latin@ Studies (CLS) course at University of Wiscon…

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  • Interview with Teresita Neris, April 26, 2014, Sheboygan, Wisconsin

    Neris, Teresita

    Amanda Villanueva interview Teresita Neris on April 26, 2014 in Sheboygan, Wisconsin. Neris was born in Puerto Rico and came to the U.S. with her parents when she was in high school. Her parents hoped…

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  • Interview with Maria Rodríguez, Fall 2015

    Rodríguez, Maria

    Maria Rodríguez is interviewed in the fall of 2015.This video interview was conducted by students who participated in a Chican@ and Latin@ Studies (CLS) course at University of Wisconsin-Madison, taug…

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  • Interview with Lucía Nuñez, date unknown

    Nuñez, Lucía

    Lucía Nuñez discusses in an undated interview her career in civil rights advocacy, and her current role as the civil rights director for the city of Madison (Wisconsin) since 2006. Nuñez talks about h…

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  • Interview with Natalia Sidon, November 22, 2013

    Sidon, Natalia

    Natalia Sidon is interviewed November 22, 2013, in Green Bay, Wisconsin. Sidon talks about how when she first arrived in Green Bay from Mexico, there was a very Hispanic community but she didn't exper…

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