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New Roots/Nuevas Raíces team members recieve Elizabeth Mason Award in Long Beach, CA

Pictured left to right: Maria Silvia Ramirez, Dr. Hannah Gill, Jaycie Vos. Photo credit: Adrienne Cain, MLS, CA; Creator and Curator of Oral Histories

New Roots/Nuevas Raíces team members Maria, Hannah and Jaycie traveled to Long Beach, CA to accept the team’s Elizabeth Mason Award. In 1993, the Oral History Association established a series of awards to recognize outstanding achievement in oral history. We are so honored the New Roots/Nuevas Raíces Latino Oral History Initiative ( has received the Elizabeth B. Mason Project Award. Thank you to the selection committee, the New Roots/Nuevas Raíces team, the National Endowment for the Humanities , The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and the U.S. Department of Education.
Congratulations again, team!