TopicsEducation Immigration Rhetoric Spanish
- Rhetoric and composition theory
- Students of migrant/seasonal-farmworker background
- Post-secondary education
Luis Rivas, Ph.D., is an associate professor in the Department of English at Metropolitan State University. His areas of expertise include rhetoric and composition theory, students of migrant/seasonal-farmworkers and post secondary education.
Rivas previously worked as director of the College Assistance Migrant Program where he oversaw daily activities reporting to the Office of Migrant Education. He also attended and presented at several Office of Migrant Education sponsored conferences to share relevant experience with other CAMP programs. Prior, he also worked as a student liaison in 2010 for CAMP, where he developed workshops and other activities for students.
Rivas received his Ph.D. in composition and rhetoric theory and a master’s in creative writing in poetry from the University of Nebraska. He received his bachelor’s in English from York College.
Tim Carroll, APR
Director of Media Relations
Got a tip? Would you like to submit a story? Do you want to become a local or national media resource?Email Us Now
Dreamer siblings cautiously optimistic after court wins, Biden’s DACA promises
Amid presidential transition, another victory in federal court is giving undocumented immigrants and Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals recipients hope for acceptance of new applications and legal recognition of their families.
UndocuHub centralizes critical resources for Colorado’s undocumented and immigrant populations
The new program provides a single access point for legal, health care, housing, financial, education and employment information. Here’s how that will benefit scores of thousands of Coloradans.
Dreamers keep dreaming after Supreme Court win
DACA recipients celebrate legal victory while pledging to fight for permanent immigration reform.
Now is the time to stand up for DACA recipients and Dreamers
MSU Denver President Janine Davidson: It's time Congress passed real legislation to ensure Dreamers can continue to contribute and thrive in the country they call home.