Ricardo Larios graduated summa cum laude in 2005. In addition to a degree in Ethnic Studies, Ricardo received an international degree. Ricardo was one of twelve students selected as College of Liberal Arts outstanding seniors. His article, Ay dolor, me das otra vez: Cultural Mourning among Mexican Immigrants in Salem, OR, received the Fred Cervantes outstanding undergraduate paper award given by the National Chicano and Chicana Studies Association and will be published in this organization's journal this coming year.
Diana Pan graduated from OSU in 2002 with a double degree in Ethnic Studies and Political Science. She is currently pursuing an MA degree in the College of Ethnic Studies at San Francisco State. Diana's article on globalization, immigration, and transnationalism was recently published in the San Francisco State, College of Ethnic Studies Journal.
Takuichiro Kobayashi received his BA in Ethnic Studies 2002. After completing his internship at the Nisei Cultural Center in Portland, he returned to his home in Japan where he is working as a disc jockey.