IUPLR/UIC Mellon Fellowship Program
August 1, 2023
Revised job documents due
August 8, 2023
One-on-one virtual professionalization meetings with Albert Laguna
*Zoom links are in the Google calendar invites. If you need to change the time, please email Albert Laguna and, if possible, trade your meeting time with another fellow.
August 25, 2023
1:00 pm CST: Monthly Check-In Meeting and Writing Workshop #2 via Zoom
September 18, 2023
Job documents due: Upload revise documents to your folders. Albert Laguna and Deanna Ledezma will distribute them to your mentors.
September 20, 2023
Fellows' abstracts and titles for the Latina/o Studies Association Conference due. Email to Deanna Ledezma and Marina Álvarez.
September 26–30, 2023: Mellon Institute
Our Fall Institute will take a hybrid format, with IUPLR/UIC Mellon staff and fellows attending in-person in Chicago. We will have a virtual alumni panel and mentors will virtually attend the Fall Institute events. Please view the Mellon Institute webpage for details and key information.
October 26, 2023 at 1:00 pm CST
Monthly check-in meeting
November 1, 2023
Share your updates and dissertation timeline and task-based outline with your IUPLR director, our Mellon Program Director Nena Torres, Program Coordinator Deanna Ledezma, and Program Assistant Marina Álvarez no later than November 1.