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Boom (2014) 4 (1): 54–61.
Published: 01 March 2014
...John Aubrey Douglass; Richard Edelstein; Cecile Hoareau This article argues that California colleges and universities should make a concerted effort to work together to attract more foreign students by forming education hubs. The authors argue that such “EdHubs” can relieve the intense pressure on...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 16–27.
Published: 01 December 2016
... American refugees fleeing invasions and civil wars moved into San Francisco, they increased the Mission s percentage of Latinos to 44.6 percent and its foreign-born residents to 33.5 percent by 1970.13 A concurrent influx of internal migrants, including Puerto Ricans and Mexican American farmworkers...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 120–128.
Published: 01 September 2016
... mission of the university embedded in multiple crit- ical networks that extend far beyond its walls to ways of creating and thinking that are foreign to it? Critically inflected forms of community engagement are certainly one of the imperatives of a new ecology of teaching and learning that shares...
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Boom (2015) 5 (4): 20–33.
Published: 01 December 2015
... of the US popula- tion is foreign born, and 25 percent of foreign-born people in the United States live in California.5 In 2011, 27 percent of Californians were born outside the United States 53 percent from Latin America and 37 percent from Asia.6 California s mix of people from around the world is...
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Boom (2015) 5 (3): 98–108.
Published: 01 September 2015
... scientist locked away alone in a Gothic lab, wild-haired, foreign, and strange. He was sober, busi- nesslike, very down-to-earth, Midwestern. New Republic edi- tor Bruce Bliven went to visit him at Berkeley and returned home enthralled by this energetic young man he described as simple and natural, easy...
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Boom (2015) 5 (1): 88–91.
Published: 01 March 2015
...Gustavo Arellano In this essay, humorist Gustavo Arellano looks at the past and present state of relations between Asians and Latinos in California to offer a glimpse of the future for Californians in the Pacific world. He suggests that foreign investment from Latin America and Asia will...
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Boom (2015) 5 (1): 14–19.
Published: 01 March 2015
... foreigner, a notion my own efforts do little to disprove I usually tell them that because I live in Los Angeles and more specifically in Koreatown, it comes in handy on a daily basis. Then again, I say the same about my study of Spanish. But that surprises Koreans too; making conversation with my girlfriend...
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Boom (2015) 5 (1): 50–61.
Published: 01 March 2015
... While the Panama-Pacific International Exposi- tion welcomed the world, fair planners had to ensure that foreign exhibitors did not put California s horticultural interests and growing industries at risk. Plants began arriv- ing from abroad in October 1913, more than a year before the official opening...
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Boom (2014) 4 (1): 3–10.
Published: 01 March 2014
... research. My wife, Anne, has a gig teaching English that gets her Foreign Expert status and secures us a place in a building reserved for Westerners and Japanese of that rank. Shanghai then was much less integrated into global musical circuits than was Manila, so virtually the only contemporary Western...
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Boom (2014) 4 (1): 24–35.
Published: 01 March 2014
... were almost all foreign people who had come to California. But when I was a newspaper boy for the Sacramento Bee, everybody on that route or at least the majority, I would say, was from the Midwest. I would collect their sub- scription money I think it was $2 every month. I would be at the door, and...
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Boom (2012) 2 (2): 86–91.
Published: 01 June 2012
... taxpayer support for universities to the state s diversity. If it is hard to recall how relatively homogenous California s population once was, it is worth considering that in 1960, the largest group of foreign arrivals to California were native english speakers who hailed from Britain or Canada. White...
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Boom (2011) 1 (4): 6–9.
Published: 01 November 2011
... neighborhood is a place where faith and immigrant life are deeply intertwined. The same goes for the rest of LA. Thirty-four percent of Southern Californians are foreign-born, according to the United States Census, which is America s highest big-city concentration of immigrants. Like New York a century ago...
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Boom (2011) 1 (4): 31–44.
Published: 01 November 2011
..., George- town University School of Foreign Service in Qatar, 2011, 8 9, httpwww12.georgetown.edu/sfs/qatar/cirs/MigrantLabor- SummaryReport.pdf. 26 Lora Bartlett, Just Passing Through : Transnational Teachers and the Global Teacher Workforce, unpublished paper at Guest Workers: Western Origins, Global...
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Boom (2011) 1 (2): 25–42.
Published: 01 May 2011
... in the long term, the race for global talent will continue. The economic benefits of foreign students extend be- yond supporting the higher education sector. They are good business.21 The key to a properly framed strategy for attract- ing and enrolling international students is two-fold. State...
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Boom (2011) 1 (2): 75–81.
Published: 01 May 2011
..., and who had lost its brainiest engineers to the more entrepreneur-friendly tech regions of the US and Europe, coming to Silicon Valley to learn its secrets became a first, es- sential step towards economic transformation. Fifty years before, another foreign leader made the same kind of Silicon Valley...
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Boom (2011) 1 (2): 59–74.
Published: 01 May 2011
... strike seemed to sig- nal the beginning of class warfare, with the workers funded and trained by agents of a foreign power. The San Francisco Chronicle warned its readers that a communist army would soon march down from Washington State to San Francisco, ready to add terrorism to the strike chaos...
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Boom (2011) 1 (1): 36–49.
Published: 01 March 2011
...- cies as the American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Chambers of Commerce, newspaper publishers, and vari- ous social agencies, to educate the public that there is no rationality in prejudice. 25 To be sure, the end of the war had not altogether van- quished a long legacy of racial hierarchies...