Topic: Mexican American

Sculpture of Civil Rights Champion DeAnda Unveiled at University of Texas School of Law

Nov. 15, 2010

A bronze bust of the late Hon. James DeAnda was unveiled Friday, Nov.

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Sculpture of Civil Rights Champion James DeAnda to Be Unveiled Nov. 12

Nov. 11, 2010

Event: The University of Texas School of Law will host a sculpture unveiling to celebrate the life of the late Honorable James DeAnda, a pioneering lawyer, social activist and federal judge whose career included successfully fighting the s

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¡A Viva Voz! Celebrates with Music and Dance Featuring Ocote Soul Sounds

April 7, 2010

The eighth installment of the Benson Latin American Collection's annual ¡A Viva Voz! features Austin-born psychedelic Afro-Latin funk band Ocote Soul Sounds.

The self-professed "coconut rockers" will lead a celebration of music and dance at the Benson Latin American Collection beginning at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 8.

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Exploring Leadership Opportunities is Focus of Hispanic Faculty/Staff Association Leadership Symposium

May 6, 2009

The passion that stirs people to become better leaders will be explored during the 2009 Leadership Symposium presented by the university's Hispanic Faculty/Staff Association (HF/SA) May 12 at The University of Texas at Austin.

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¡A Viva Voz! to Feature Chicana Artist Carmen Lomas Garza

March 30, 2009

The seventh annual ¡A Viva Voz! celebration hosted by the Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection will feature renowned Chicana artist Carmen Lomas Garza, who will present a talk about her life, career and influences, and an exhibition of her work, at the Benson on April 2 at 4:30 p.m.

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