In celebration of International Education Week 2014, the Education Abroad Department presents: The World is Your Classroom. Learn about international opportunities for PSU faculty, including Fulbright, hosting international scholars, and leading international programs. Learn how to develop a program from beginning to end, brainstorm ideas for leading PSU students overseas, and meet faculty with experience teaching and researching overseas.
Angie Mejia, Chicano Latino Studies adjunct faculty; and Christina Nicolaidis, Social Work faculty, with others, co-authored an article titled "Conceptualization of Autism in the Latino Community and Its Relationship with Early Diagnosis," published in the Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, September 2014.
Angie Mejia, Chicano/Latino Studies adjunct faculty, presented a paper, “Nation, Economic Dispossession and Melancholia: An Analysis of Mexican Newspaper Representations of Depression as a Socio-Political Illness,” at the São Paulo school of advanced sciences on biotechnology, biosocialities and the governance of life sciences in Campinas, Brazil.
Angie Mejia, Chicano/Latino Studies adjunct faculty, presented a paper, "La llorona y la frontera: Mapping the Border Crossing of Medicalized Depression" at the Sociedad Latinoamericana de Estudios Sociales de la Ciencia y la Tecnología and Society for Social Studies of Science (4S) in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Angie Mejia, Chicano/Latino Studies and Social Work faculty, presented “Major Depressive Disorder and its Technoscientific Manifestations at the Technische Universität Darmstadt’s and University of Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne’s program, Modes of Technoscientific Knowledge Winter School, in Manigod, France, January 19-25.