Panel discussion on Harvest of Empire

The Radical Student Union will host the second part of the two-part event series on Latinos in America Friday, Nov. 4, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Tinkham Veale University Center ballroom.

The event will feature a panel discussion focused on the film Harvest of Empire and issues surrounding immigration.

The following individuals will comprise the panel:

  • John Flores, the Climo Junior Professor of the College of Arts and Sciences and researcher of Mexican-American history;
  • Veronica Dahlberg, founder and executive director of HOLA Ohio and an advocate in northeast Ohio’s Latino immigrant community for more than 20 years; and
  • Baldemar Velasquez, president and founder of the Farm Labor Organizing Committee.

To learn more about the panelists, visit