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January 15, 2014, “Trouble the Water” Film Screening & Symposium

January 15, 2014, “Trouble the Water” Film Screening & Symposium By Emily Nyren, Intern Alumni and Volunteer  On January 15, 2014, SPOHP hosted renowned documentary filmmaker Tia Lessin for a film screening and symposium related to her award-winning film, “Trouble the Water.”  In the afternoon, the UF Center for Women’s Studies held a symposium discussion, and […]


SPOHP Alumni

Each year, SPOHP graduates interns, volunteers, staff members and contributing scholars. The work of these outstanding alumni helped to further oral history studies and bring public history to the world during their time with the program. 2020 Jennifer Romero, JBA Archivist and Program Videographer Jennifer Romero graduated from the University of Florida with a Bachelor’s degree […]

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October 1, 2013, “Siempre Adelante” Official Premier Screening

October 1, 2013, “Siempre Adelante” Official Premier Screening By Emily Nyren, Intern Alumni and Volunteer Event News Release (DOC) Every fall semester, the Samuel Proctor Oral History Program (SPOHP) creates events on a variety of social issues to educate students and members of the community and to encourage civic engagement. On October 1, 2013, SPOHP […]


October 1, “Siempre Adelante” Official Movie Premiere

Gainesville, FL—On October 1, the Samuel Proctor Oral History Program will premiere “Siempre Adelante,” a documentaryfilm that chroniclesthe life experiences and strugglesof first-generation immigrants from Latin America in Alachua County, Floridaat 6:00 p.m. in Pugh Hall. Flyers, posters, and the news release are available in SPOHP’s Press Kit. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e32Lhm9Zzhk The movie, produced by SPOHP Technology […]


“Siempre Adelante” Official Premiere October 1

Gainesville, FL—On October 1, the Samuel Proctor Oral History Program will premiere “Siempre Adelante,” a documentary film that chronicles the life experiences and struggles of first-generation immigrants from Latin America in Alachua County, Florida at 6:00 p.m. in Pugh Hall. Flyers, posters, and the news release are available in SPOHP’s Press Kit. The movie, produced […]

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SPOHP Staff

Dr. Paul Ortiz, Program Director Dr. Paul Ortiz has been the director of the Samuel Proctor Oral History Program since the fall semester, 2008. Under his leadership, SPOHP has received three national academic awards and has raised more than one million dollars in grants and contracts. During this time, SPOHP’s social justice research methodologies have […]