A Discussion with La Casita Founders at the University of Florida

Dr. Ryan Morini along with Christine Berry and Juanita Duque interview the intrepid founders of La Casita at the University of Florida. Minerva Casanas-Simon (La Casita First Director 1994-1995), Maria Masque (La Casita Second Director 1995-1997), Dr. Milagros Rivera (strongly involved from 1993-2000), and Dr. Fernando Fagundo (president of the Hispanic Faculty Association when students petitioned to create La Casita) explain its origins, its role in student’s lives, and their involvement in this reunion.

Produced by the Samuel Proctor Oral History Program
University of Florida
Program director Paul Ortiz, PhD.
352 392-7168
http://oral.history.ufl.edu

241 Pugh Hall
University of Florida
Cat. No. LDAP 046 La Casita Founders 10-3-2018
Filmed by Daniel Salazar
Edited January 4, 2019

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