2017 Tinker Research Symposium, Part II

Research talks

Title Conditional: 2017 Tinker Research Symposium, Part II
Thursday, November 16, 2017
Time: 4:00 - 6:30 pm | CLAS Conference Room, 2334 Bowditch Street

 View of Siloe and its MioCable in Cali (Photo by Manuel Santana Palacios.)
Research conducted on the impact of public transportation reforms on poorer neighborhoods in Colombia. (Photo by Manuel Santana Palacios.)

This symposium is a unique opportunity to learn about the current research done by UC Berkeley graduate students who spent last summer in Latin America. Field research grants were provided by CLAS with the generous support of the Tinker Foundation.

Schedule of Presentations for Thursday

Schedule for: Monday, 11/13 | Friday, 11/17

4:15 pm Meg Cychosz, Linguistics
Bilingual Quechua-Spanish phonological development
4:30 pm Alice Taylor, Education
The Complexities of Child Marriage in Brazil
4:45 pm Carlos Martinez, Anthropology
Central America’s Silent Massacre: The Politics of Chronic Kidney Disease Amidst Scientific Uncertainty
5:00 pm Tracy Brannstrom, Anthropology/Folklore
Ecology of Medicine in the Urban Amazon
5:15 pm Jesús Gutiérrez, Anthropology
Between Provenance and Progress: Visions of Identity in the Brazilian South
5:30 pm Julia Nee, Linguistics
Path in South Bolivian Quechua
5:45 pm Manuel Santana, City and Regional Planning
Exploring the Impact on Public Transportation Reforms on Low-Income Residents in Colombia