Berkeley Graduate Student Soaring!
March 1, 2021
Melanie Z. Plasencia has been appointed the Cesar Chavez Fellow at Dartmouth College, to begin this summer. This two-year predoctoral to postdoctoral fellowship honors Chavez’s legacy as a social justice organizer; it supports scholars who exemplify the potential for transformative leadership through research, teaching and mentoring. Melanie’s appointment will be housed in Dartmouth’s Program for Latin American, Latino, and Caribbean Studies.