Topic: Maggie Rivas-Rodriguez

Benson Collection to Archive StoryCorps Latino Oral History Interviews

Nov. 1, 2012

The Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection is partnering with oral history nonprofit organization StoryCorps to archive its immense collection of audio interviews with Latino subjects. The Benson Collection part of the University of Texas Libraries at The University of Texas at Austin will serve as the research repository for more than 2,000 audio recordings that capture the experiences of Latinos in the United States as part of the StoryCorps Historias initiative.

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Professor Helps Chronicle the Lives of U.S. Latinos

Oct. 12, 2009
Professor Helps Chronicle the Lives of U.S. Latinos

Gus Hernandez and his family spent two nights sleeping in their car before Siddiqi Hansoti gave them three weeks' stay in his motel and then, even better, a job.

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Journalism Professor Inducted into National Association of Hispanic Journalists' Hall of Fame

June 5, 2008

Maggie Rivas-Rodriguez, associate professor in the School of Journalism at The University of Texas at Austin, will be inducted into the National Association of Hispanic Journalists' (NAHJ) Hall of Fame next month.

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Professor named to journalism hall of fame

May 29, 2008
Professor named to journalism hall of fame

Maggie Rivas-Rodriguez, associate professor in the School of Journalism at The University of Texas at Austin, will be inducted into the National Association of Hispanic Journalists' (NAHJ) Hall of Fame next month.

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Journalism prof talks about WWII film

May 15, 2008
Journalism prof talks about WWII film

In June 1957, he was featured on the TV show ''This is Your Life.'' Two Japanese friends also appeared. In 1960, ''Hell to Eternity'' was released, starring Jeffrey Hunter, who clearly was not Hispanic and at 6 feet tall looked nothing like 5-foot, 4-inch Gabaldon.

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