Splash Biography

BLUE FLOOD, Studying Race & Ethnic Politics and Arabic!

Major: Arabic/Political Science

College/Employer: UCLA

Year of Graduation: 2023

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Brief Biographical Sketch:

Hi! My name is Blue Flood and I'm a third-year student with a special interest in the intersections of race politics, xenophobia, and LGBT laws. I'll be teaching critical race theory with an emphasis on the historical construction of race in the United States through law.

Past Classes

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H256: Critical Race Theory: Legal & Historical Perspectives in Splash Spring 2022 (Apr. 23, 2022)
Introduction to Critical Race Theory (CRT) as an academic field. History of CRT, controversies and myths explained, and current popular discourse. Deep dive into legal construction of race in America from the Constitution to present day.

X258: Dog Training: A Hands On Lesson in Splash Spring 2022 (Apr. 23, 2022)
Have a puppy at home? Or want one someday? Knowing how to train dogs is a useful skill that will wow your friends and family, and make your life much easier. Dog training draws on the fields of zoology, psychology, biology, genetics, and even sociology! Learn about behaviorism, Pavlov, and Skinner. Practice the right approach to training a dog (or any conscious being really) using positive reinforcement!