According to Latino Communications Initiative Director Inez Gonzalez, seated, media and entertainment industry leaders are trying to connect with a Latino market that represents $1.3 trillion in purchasing power. "They are looking for communications professionals who are bilingual or who understand the Latino market," she told Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education.
Cal State Fullerton hosts a Nov. 5 speaker panel on transnational perspectives on immigration, bringing together prominent scholars and activists in a dialogue about immigration issues from Mexican, Central American and Korean perspectives. The event is free and open to the public.
Klara J. Farkas '89 (B.A. international business - German), owner and founder of Klarity International, a brand strategy, communication and performance consulting practice, and the former global marketing director for Taco Bell/Yum Restaurants International, will share her career and marketing advice with students during a Wednesday, Nov. 5, presentation sponsored by the Department of Marketing and the Center for International Business.
Lauren Joichin Nile, an attorney and an organizational development trainer and consultant, will give a Friday, Nov. 14, reading from her book "Race: My Story and Humanities Bottom Line." The 10-11:30 a.m. program is being offered by Human Resources, Diversity and Inclusion.