Women of Color Leading Arizona
The next program in the series takes place on Tuesday, May 11 and features speakers Dr. Yvonne de la Torre Montiel and Dr. Miguel Montiel, co-authors of the upcoming book, World of Our Mothers: Mexican Revolution Era Immigrants. Together they will share the largely forgotten stories of women who immigrated to the U.S. during the era of the 1910 Mexican Revolution. Dr. Yvonne Montiel taught at South Mountain Community College where she co-founded the Dynamic Learning Teacher Education Transfer Program. Dr. Miguel Montiel has co-authored several books pertaining to diversity changes in American universities, as well as community globalization within the United States. The two have been married for fifty years. They co-founded the Resolana Southwest Institute.