LASER (Latinx Space for Enrichment and Research) was founded in 2009 to focus on scholarship and mentoring of Latinx students. It provides a forum for Ohio State faculty, staff, and students to build a scholarly community on campus and to prepare, recruit, and retain Latinx scholars from high school to college and on to graduate school.
Aldama creates complex Latinx representation for kids in The Adventures of Chupacabra Charlie
Distinguished University Professor Frederick Aldama’s abuela used to tell him stories when he was a child about how the chupacabra would get their chickens in the night. The chupacabra was a scary, hairless, fanged creature — “almost like one of those hairless cats, but bigger,” Aldama said — lurking in the dark and ready to jump out at unsuspecting children.Read More
LASER interview with Lee Bosch
Lee Bosch discusses with LASER his experience taking some time off from school to figure out what he wanted to do, later going back to achieve his goals. From San Diego, Temecula, and Tijuana, Lee Now resides in Chicago, where he works as a sports journalist.Read More
I want my incredible shrinking screen
J-Lo is about to launch a new show: Thanks a Million. The high-production, 10-minute, smartphone-only content will add to other quickies—movies, documentaries, reality shows—that will launch Jeffrey Katzenberg and Meg Whtiman’s $1.8-billion backed, Quibi (“quick bites”). An article by by Frederick Aldama.Read More