Topic: Center for Mexican American Studies

UT Austin Establishes Latino Research Initiative

March 31, 2015
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The University of Texas at Austin has launched a new Latino Research Initiative in conjunction with presenting the university's first Latino Leadership Award to Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush.

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New Groundbreaking Department to Focus on Latino, Mexican American Experience

Sept. 10, 2014

[caption id="attachment_47813" align="alignright" width="393" caption="Domino Perez, College of Liberal Arts Dean Randy Diehl and Nicole Guidotti-Hernandez.  Photo by Alberto Gonzalez, Jr. "]Domino Perez, College of Liberal Arts Dean Randy Diehl and Nicole Guidotti-Hernandez.  Photo by Alberto Gonzalez, Jr. [/caption]

AUSTIN, Texas The first-ever academic department in the U.S. to take a comprehensive look at the lives, cultures and histories of Mexican American and Latino populations has been established at The University of Texas at Austin.

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Education Forum to Examine High-Stakes Testing and Accountability in Texas

Sept. 13, 2012

To better inform and engage parents, educators, legislators and advocates in discussion of these issues, the LBJ School of Public Affairs at The University of Texas at Austin will host "Measuring Up: A Statewide Conversation on High-Stakes Testing and Accountability" on Sept. 24. The event is free and open to the public.

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Feminist Playwright and Poet Cherríe Moraga to Speak on Campus

Jan. 31, 2012

Event: Gloria Anzaldúa Luncheon: Honoring Feminists of Color

When: Friday, Feb. 10, Noon-2 p.m.

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Eva Longoria To Serve as Keynote Speaker for 2012 Lozano Long Conference

Nov. 17, 2011