February 27, 2019
The literary gem, Dr. Epifanio “Sonny” San Juan, Jr. led "The Filipino Diaspora: Imagination and Reality” forum on February 22, 2019 at 9:00am-12:00 noon at the PGN Auditorium.
He engaged faculty members and students on relevant Filipino literary works pertaining to the plight, joy and struggles of Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW).
Dr. San Juan directed the Philippines Cultural Studies Center in Connecticut, USA and he received his degrees from the University of the Philippines and Harvard University.
A conversation with faculty members transpired in the afternoon. The discussion covered strategies, curriculum and the aid of technology in teaching and engaging students in reading and writing.
The forum was spearheaded by the School of Arts and Sciences.