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Ethnic Studies
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Déborah Berman Santana Déborah Berman Santana
Professor, Ethnic Studies

At Mills since 1998

Office: Mills Hall 345
Phone: 510.430.3162
Email: santana@mills.edu
View Faculty's CV

Faculty Office Hours
Days Time Room
T, TH
and
11:00 - 12:00
by appointment
MH 345


Fall 2014 Schedule
Days Time Description Room
M 01:00PM-02:15PM ETHS 039
Raices(Roots):Latin Amer,Carib
MH 133
M 09:30AM-10:45AM ETHS 51/177
Introduction to Ethnic Studies
STR 100
T 02:30PM-05:00PM ETHS 112
Race, Gender & the Environment
MH 132
W 01:00PM-02:15PM ETHS 039
Raices(Roots):Latin Amer,Carib
MH 133
W 09:30AM-10:45AM ETHS 51/177
Introduction to Ethnic Studies
STR 100


Education
  • PhD, Geography, University of California, Berkeley, May 1993
  • MA, Geography, University of California, Berkeley, 1989
  • BA, Summa cum Laude, Geography major, Biology minor, San Francisco State University, 1986
Courses Taught
  • ETHS 39: Raíces (Roots): Latin America and the Caribbean
  • ETHS 42/142: Ethnicity and Environment in California
  • ETHS 47: The "Third World": Colonialism and Globalization
  • ETHS 51: Introduction to Ethnic Studies
  • ETHS 112: Race, Gender and the Environment
  • ETHS 158: Latino Immigration
  • ETHS 159: Latinas/os in the U.S.
  • ETHS 160: Militarism, Gender, and Ethnicity
Professional Interests

Economic sustainability, political sovereignty and environmental justice; theory and practice of community activism; historical legacy of racism and colonialism; militarism and the environment; Latin America and the Caribbean (especially Puerto Rico) and U.S. Latinas/os; comparative studies: U.S. Pacific territories; peoples of color in the U.S.

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Activities & Resources


Message from the Chair

National Association for Ethnic Studies Conference

What Can I do with an Ethnic Studies Degree?

Meet Ethnic Studies Alumnae

Latina Heritage Month

Native American Heritage Month

Black History Month

Pow Wow

SAMEAPI Awareness Now!

Ethnic Studies
Events


Awards

Ethnic Studies Fund

Womanist Journal

Women of Color Resource Center

Diversity at Mills

Events

Contact Information

P: 510.430.2080
F: 510.430.2067
E: ethnic_study@mills.edu

Last Updated: 1/2/14