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Guide to the Gente Aprendiendo para Nuevas Oportunidades (GANO) Records, 2008-2013

Summary

Gente Aprendiendo para Nuevas Oportunidades (GANO) is a volunteer student organization that offers free English as a Second Language (ESL) classes to Hispanic adults in the Durham area, and organizes social and educational events for the Latino community in Durham. The Gente Aprendiendo para Nuevas Oportunidades (GANO) records include five annual printed scrapbooks, which detail the group's activities for the previous year and include testimonials for the group's work by the student tutors and the tutees, as well as captures of the group's website from 2014-2015.

Collection Details

Title
Gente Aprendiendo para Nuevas Oportunidades (GANO) records
Date
2008-2016
Creator
Gente Aprendiendo para Nuevas Oportunidades
Extent
0.25 Linear Feet
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library

Collection Overview

The Gente Aprendiendo para Nuevas Oportunidades (GANO) records include five annual printed scrapbooks, which detail the group's activities for the previous year and include testimonials for the group's work by the student tutors and the tutees. Also included are captures of the group's website from 2014-2015.

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How to Cite

[Identification of item], Gente Aprendiendo para Nuevas Oportunidades (GANO) Records, UA.31.13.0007, University Archives, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Contents of the Collection

Scrapbook, 2008-2009
Box 1
Folder 1
Scrapbook, April 2011
Box 1
Folder 2
Scrapbook, 2011-2012
Box 1
Folder 3
Scrapbook, 2012-2013
Box 1
Folder 4
Scrapbook, 2013-2014
Box 1
Folder 5
Scrapbook, 2014-2015
Box 1
Folder 6
Scrapbook, 2015-2016
Box 1
Folder 7
Scrapbook, 2016-2017
Box 1
Folder 8
Scrapbook, 2017-2018
Box 1
Folder 9
Web Archives, 2014-2015
 

Historical Note

Gente Aprendiendo para Nuevas Oportunidades (GANO) is a volunteer student organization that offers free English as a Second Language (ESL) classes to Hispanic adults in the Durham area, and organizes social and educational events for the Latino community in Durham. GANO offers free classes twice a week on Duke University's East Campus, provides free childcare and parking during class times, hosts regular weekly potluck dinners, and organizes additional events including movie nights, computer and internet training, and weekend activities in Durham. Duke University students volunteer as tutors, childcare providers, and organizers.

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Provenance

The Gente Aprendiendo para Nuevas Oportunidades (GANO) records were received by the University Archives as a gift in January, 2015.

Processing Information

Processed by: Tracy M. Jackson, March 2015.

Accessions described in this finding aid: UA2015.0010, UA2015.0033.

Accession UA2016.0023 added by Tracy M. Jackson, August 2017. Accession UA2017.0060 added by Tracy M. Jackson, October 2017.