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November 20, 2009  Forum Teaching Puerto Rican History in the 21st Century

Moderator: Alberto Hernández, Centro Chief Librarian
Panelists: Félix Matos-Rodríguez, President of Hostos
Community College; Virginia Sanchez-Korrol, Professor
Emerita Brooklyn College; Arcadio Díaz- Quiñones
Professor Emeritus, Princeton University

December 2, 2009 Forum The Young Lords Party: 40 Years Later
Moderator: Andrés Torres, Centro Research Associate
Panelists: Augustín Lao-Montes, Marta Moreno-Vega,
Johanna Fernández, Darnell Enck-Wanzer


February 25, 2010 Forum The Making of Modern New York: Puerto Rican Architects & Their Contributions to New York
Forum Moderator: Warren A. James, Warren A. James Architects + Planners Panelists: Ruperto Arvelo, Arvelo Design, Agustin Ayuso, Ayuso Architecture, Frank X. Moya, Matthews Moya Architects Thurs., Feb. 25, 6:30 p.m. Faculty Dining Room, Hunter College, 8th floor, West Building.


March 03, 2010 Imagination for the Imagined Nation
Forum A Creative Justice Approach to Learning with a Puerto Rican/Latino Community Moderator: Pedro Pedraza Speakers: Melissa Rivera, Cristina Medellin, Frances Lucerna, Joe Matunis Wed., Mar. 3, 5:00 p.m. The Graduate Center & University Center of CUNY Room 6304.01 365 Fifth Avenue, at 34th St.


March 17, 2010 Forum Art Against the Grid: A Conversation on Politics and Contemporary Art
Moderator: Yasmin Ramírez
Artists: Juan Sanchez & Favianna Rodríguez
Wed., Mar. 17, 6:00 p.m.


October 26, 2010 Forum Puerto Rican Literature of Migration
Moderator: Arnaldo Cruz Malavé
Panelists: Yolanda Martínez San Miguel, Laura Lomas,
Vanessa Pérez Rosario
Tuesday, October 26, 6:00 p.m.
Centro Conference Room 1442, East Building, 14th floor 

November 18, 2010 Forum 19th Century Puerto Rican and Caribbean Political Exiles in NYC
Moderator: Dr. Arcadio Díaz-Quiñones
Speakers: Dr. Orlando Hernández, Dr. Laura Lomas,
Dr. Lisandro Pérez, Dr. Virginia Sánchez Korral,
Dr. Silvio Torres Saillant
Thursday, November 18, 6:00 p.m.
Faculty Dining Room, Hunter College, West Building, 8th floor 

April 27, 2011 Forum Building Entrepreneurs and Growing
Scalable Businesses among Puerto Ricans and other New York Latino Communities

Panelists: María Otero, Myrna Rivera, George Herrera
Wednesday, April 27, 6-8:00 pm Faculty Dining Room, Hunter College, West Building, 8th floor


October 26, 2011 Forum Understanding Afro-Puerto Rican and Other Afro-Latin@ Cultures
Presenters: Miriam Jiménez Román and Juan Flores