At the forefront of this new effort is UC Berkeley’s Center for Latin American Studies (CLAS), where Director Harley Shaiken is providing the channel with access to CLAS events and promoting interviews with its affiliated faculty in fields that include political science, history, economics, law, architecture, business, public health, public policy and art.
The pioneering initiative is Univision’s first arrangement with a university in the United States. The network chose to collaborate with CLAS because of the center’s outstanding program, affiliated faculty and students. Univision is providing a full tuition scholarship for a UC Berkeley graduate student, who will work on Fusion projects from an office at the center. READ MORE