Intercultural CANR- The Journey: Lessons from a Migrant Worker

March 30, 2023 2:00PM - 3:00PM

Registration Deadline: March 30, 2023 - 02:30PM


The Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion invites the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources community to attend the Intercultural CANR Event.

The March event features Dr. Felipe Lopez Sustaita from Lansing Community College.

Intercultural CANR

Intercultural CANR is a college initiative involving an event hosted by the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (ODEI) as a way to make space and explore aspects of our identities that are talked about less in our conversations about inclusion.

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Dr. Felipe Lopez Sustaita

The Journey: Lessons from a Migrant Worker

Join us for a university-wide talk and Q & A with Dr. Felipe Lopez Sustaita as we discuss his book, You Can't Run From Your Destiny: Lessons from a Migrant Worker.


Dr. Felipe is a higher education advocate, community leader, and former migrant worker. His passion for higher education is fueled by his dedication to lifting communities out of poverty. Felipe works to advance educational, professional and entrepreneurial opportunities for underrepresented communities. He also regularly returns to work in the agricultural fields of Michigan with his four sons to show them the value of hard work and to keep himself grounded. He is a graduate of Michigan State University and Ferris State University.

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