Presentation by Irma Casas Franco, the director of Casa Amiga, a womens shelter in Juarez, MX.
Tuesday Mar 19th, 2013 - Tuesday Mar 19th, 2013
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM - Whitsett Room
Irma Guadalupe Casas started working as a volunteer in Casa Amiga when it was established in 1999 while she was attending university and getting a degree in psychology. By 2005, and after finishing her M.A., Casas Franco became a full-time psychologist, and one year later, she started directing Casa Amiga's psychology unit. In 2008, she directed the operations of the shelter and in 2009, after Esther ChÃ¡vez Cano passed away, Casas Franco became Casa Amiga's director, the position that she holds today.
Irma Guadalupe Casas visit to campus and this event are sponsored by:
The Department of Psychology
The Institute for Arts & Media
The Womens Research and Resource Center
The Department of Gender and Womens Studies
The Department of Chicano/a Studies
Name: Kent Kirton
Free and open to the public, parking on campus is $6.00