Christine Tran | KCET
Christine Tran is a first generation high school graduate from South El Monte, CA. Currently, she is a doctoral student at the University of Washington studying Educational Leadership, Policy & Organizations. Her prior experiences include teaching middle and high school as well as engaging in policy and program analysis work across the United States in Los Angeles, Milwaukee, Chicago, New York, and Washington, D.C. Christine obtained her bachelor's degrees in Asian American Studies and English, as well as a Master of Education from the UCLA. She also holds a Master of Arts in Sociology from Columbia University in the City of New York.
Post date: 2016-11-03T11:32:37-07:00
The diversity of food found in South El Monte and El Monte is the product of over three decades of Asian and Latino working class folks co-creating a community together.
Post date: 2016-05-31T12:59:42-07:00
On May 13th, the Los Angeles City Council unanimously voted (13-0) for an ordinance requiring all farmers markets to accept CalFresh Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) cards.
Post date: 2015-09-22T16:42:25-07:00
Hidden Harvest has rescued over 16 million pounds of produce from Coachella Valley fields and packing houses, averaging over 1 million pounds a year since 2001. Recovering crop waste can be a key to solving hunger in the heart of California's abundant ...
Post date: 2015-04-17T09:00:02-07:00
Gardening at school and at home can help foster healthy lifestyles and encourage healthy eating with more nutritious foods -- something that communities like South El Monte and El Monte urgently need.