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Law professor speaks about Constitution Day and Hispanic heritage

September 23, 2011

M. Isabel Medina, the Ferris Family Distinguished Professor of Law at Loyola University New Orleans’ College of Law, was a featured speaker at two events on Sept. 15.

Medina spoke on "The Continuing Impact of Race in Constructions of Citizenship in the United States," at Xavier University of Louisiana on a panel in recognition of Constitution Day on "Race, Citizenship and Civil Rights."

Medina also addressed the U.S. Department of Agriculture in New Orleans at a lunch in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month on "Challenges for Hispanics in Louisiana."

For more information, contact Medina at medina@loyno.edu.

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