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Feb 9 2022

Radical Research from BIPOC Scholars at UIC – Dr. Marisol Becerra

February 9, 2022

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM


Virtually on Zoom

Background image of La Villita Park is overlayed with purple gradient. Marisols photo is in a bubble on the right with the Bridge to Faculty crest.

Join us as Bridge to the Faculty (B2F) scholars share their experiences and respective research with the UIC community. Through an intersectional lens, these scholars reveal the complexity and specificity of their contemporary research and how the lives of those in the margins are impacted.

Dr. Marisol Becerra from Public Administration and Policy, College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs (CUPPA) will talk about her research on Civic Engagement, examining the complexities of increasing park access in Latinx neighborhoods including Little Village in Chicago.


For the Zoom recording click the following link:


Upcoming Presentations:

• March 9, 3 – 4pm - Dr. Maria Eugenia Lopez-Garcia Museum and Exhibition Studies (MUSE)

• March 30, 3 – 4pm - Dr. Xiomara Cornejo School of Theater & Music

• April 13, 3 – 4pm Dr. Monique Holt Earth and Environmental Sciences

Sponsored by the UIC Latino Cultural Center, UIC Urban Planning and Public Affairs, UIC Diversity


Date posted

Jan 24, 2022

Date updated

Feb 15, 2022