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CMAS Town Hall: Being Latinx in Uncertain Times

Thursday, December 8, 2016 • 6:00 PM

Gordon-White Building Multi-Purpose Room | GWB 2.206 | The University of Texas at Austin



Deadline to Submit Entries to Student Poster Art Scholarship Competition!

Monday, December 5, 2016 • 5:00 PM

Gordon-White Building (GWB 2.102), The University of Texas at Austin

Sam Z. Coronado Student Poster Art Scholarship Competition deadline is December 5, 2016.

Deadline to submit IUPLR-Mellon Fellowship Applications

Thursday, December 1, 2016 • 5:00 PM


Fall 2016 Merry Merienda

Thursday, December 1, 2016 • 3:30 PM

Room 2.206 (Multi-Purpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin


MALS Graduate Portfolio Plática: Daniel Heiman

Wednesday, November 30, 2016 • 12:00 PM

Room 2.206 (Multi-Purpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin

Join us for our Fall 2016 Graduate Portfolio Plática series!

The Image of Guadalupe in Social Justice & Civil Rights Movements

Thursday, November 17, 2016 • 7:00 PM

Hecker Hall, Saint Austin Catholic Church, 2026 Guadalupe St. Austin, TX 78705

Her image has been displayed prominently in social justice and civil rights movements.

Teach-in and Open Forum: Indigenous Rights, Environmental Justice, and the Dakota Access Pipeline

Thursday, November 17, 2016 • 6:00 PM

Room 2.206 (Multi-Purpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin

Come learn more about the issues and contribute to the conversation.

CMAS PlaticArte: Sylvia Casares

Monday, November 14, 2016 • 12:00 PM

Gordon-White Building Multi-Purpose Room (GWB 2.206), The University of Texas at Austin

Cooking Up Success with the Enchilada Queen

Sylvia Casares, the

MALS Graduate Portfolio Plática: Álvaro Corral

Wednesday, November 9, 2016 • 12:00 PM

Room 2.206 (Multi-Purpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin

Join us for our Fall 2016 Graduate Portfolio Plática series!

Fall 2016 Jovita González Memorial Lectures in the Arts and Humanities

Thursday, November 3, 2016 • 4:00 PM

Room 2.206 (Multi-Purpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin

Join us for our annual Jovita González Memorial Lecture

Public Screening: "Willie Velasquez: Your Vote Is Your Voice"

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 • 5:30 PM

Room 2.206 (Multi-Purpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin


CMAS Plática: Ayotzinapa 43

Monday, October 24, 2016 • 12:00 PM

Room 2.206 (Multi-Purpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin

Dónde está nuestro futuro?

CMAS PlaticArte: Mexic-Arte Panel

Thursday, October 13, 2016 • 12:00 PM

Room 2.206 (Multi-Purpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin

Come learn from intern alumni about how this experience opened doors for them.

CMAS PlaticArte: Verónica Reyes

Wednesday, October 12, 2016 • 12:00 PM

Room 2.206 (Multi-Purpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin

Reyes will read from and discuss her first poetry book.

2016 Hispanic Heritage Month: Cine y Cena

Thursday, October 6, 2016 • 6:00 PM

Ballroom North (SAC 2.410), Student Activity Center, The University of Texas at Austin

Join us on October 6th for our Cine y Cena event!

Latinos & Election 2016: A Congressional Conversation

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 • 5:00 PM

College of Liberal Arts Building (CLA 1.302B)

Come hear how Latinos, and Texas, will factor into the results on election night.

2016 Hispanic Heritage Month: Living the Dream: A real discussion on the impact of DACA

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 • 12:00 PM

Room 2.206 (Multi-Purpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin

Join us on October 5th for our Living the Dream panel!

2016 Hispanic Heritage Month: Pan-Latin Showcase

Thursday, September 29, 2016 • 6:00 PM

West Mall Area, The University of Texas at Austin

Join us on September 29th for our Pan-Latin Showcase!

MALS Graduate Portfolio Plática: Philis M. Barragán Goetz

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 • 12:00 PM

Room 2.206 (Multipurpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin

Join us for our Fall 2016 Graduate Portfolio Plática series!

2016 Hispanic Heritage Month: Solo Performance, "Mama's Boi"

Thursday, September 22, 2016 • 6:00 PM

Black Box Theatre (SAC 2.304), Student Activity Center, The University of Texas at Austin

Mama's Boi

LASSO Conference: Day Two

Saturday, September 17, 2016 • 8:00 AM

Glickman Conference Center, College of Liberal Arts Building (CLA), The University of Texas at Austin

LASSO '16 Conference will take place September 15-17, 2016

LASSO Conference: Day One

Friday, September 16, 2016 • 8:30 AM

Glickman Conference Center, College of Liberal Arts Building (CLA), The University of Texas at Austin

LASSO '16 Conference will take place September 15-17, 2016

2016 Hispanic Heritage Month: Kick-off with John Quiñones

Thursday, September 15, 2016 • 6:00 PM

Auditorium (SAC 1.402), Student Activity Center, The University of Texas at Austin

"From the Barrio to Network Television: The Power of Never Taking 'No' for an Answer"

John Quiñones

Fall 2016 Bienvenida

Wednesday, August 31, 2016 • 4:00 PM

Gordon-White Building Multi-Purpose Room (GWB 2.206), The University of Texas at Austin

Fall 2016 Bienvenida

CantoMundo 2016 Public Poetry Reading (Night 2)

Saturday, July 23, 2016 • 8:00 PM

Spider House Ballroom, 2906 Fruth Street, Austin, Texas, 78705

CantoMundo is dedicated to supporting and developing Latina/o poets

6th Annual Barrio Writers Live Reading

Saturday, July 23, 2016 • 2:00 PM

GWB 2.206 (Multipurpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin

Barrio Writers: Empowering Teens Through Creative Writing...

CantoMundo 2016 Public Poetry Reading (Night 1)

Friday, July 22, 2016 • 8:00 PM

Spider House Ballroom, 2906 Fruth Street, Austin, Texas, 78705

CantoMundo is dedicated to supporting and developing Latina/o poets

The Twentieth Annual Graduation Ceremony and Reception

Saturday, May 21, 2016 • 10:00 AM

Auditorium (SAC 1.402), Student Activity Center, The University of Texas at Austin


CMAS Cinco de Mayo Celebration

Thursday, May 5, 2016 • 12:00 PM

West Mall Area, The University of Texas at Austin


MALS Graduate Portfolio Plática: Valerie A. Martinez

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 • 12:00 PM

Room 2.206 (Multi-Purpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin


Grab Your Crown & Come on Down: Julie Murphy on Dumplin'

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 • 12:00 PM

CLA 1.302E


CMAS Carlos E. Castañeda Postdoctoral Fellow Lecture: Marcel Brousseau

Monday, May 2, 2016 • 3:00 PM

Room 2.206 (Multi-Purpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin


MALS Graduate Portfolio Plática: Lizeth Roque Salinas

Friday, April 29, 2016 • 12:00 PM

Room 2.206 (Multi-Purpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin


MALS Graduate Portfolio Plática: José Andrés Araiza

Wednesday, April 27, 2016 • 12:00 PM

Room 2.206 (Multi-Purpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin


CMAS PlaticArte: Jim Mendiola

Tuesday, April 26, 2016 • 3:00 PM

Room 2.206 (Multi-Purpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin


2016 Américo Paredes Arts and Letters Award Ceremony

Monday, April 25, 2016 • 4:00 PM

Room 1.302E, College of Liberal Arts Building (CLA), The University of Texas at Austin


MALS Graduate Portfolio Plática: José García

Wednesday, April 20, 2016 • 12:00 PM

Room 2.206 (Multi-Purpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin


Carlos E. Castañeda Postdoctoral Fellow Talk: Elisa E. Pulido

Monday, April 18, 2016 • 12:00 PM

Room 2.206 (Multipurpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin


MALS Graduate Portfolio Plática: Juan Lopez

Friday, April 15, 2016 • 12:00 PM

Room 2.206 (Multi-Purpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin


Carlos E. Castañeda Postdoctoral Fellow Talk: Wanda Alarcón

Thursday, April 14, 2016 • 12:00 PM

Room 3.116, Student Activity Center (SAC), The University of Texas at Austin


CMAS Student Research Plática: Jacob A. Barrios and Luis R. González

Wednesday, April 13, 2016 • 12:00 PM

Room 2.206 (Multi-Purpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin


CMAS-MALS PlaticArte: A Conversation Between Natalia Almada and Jim Mendiola

Tuesday, April 12, 2016 • 12:00 PM

Room 2.206 (Multi-Purpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin


Public Screening: The Night Watchman

Monday, April 11, 2016 • 3:00 PM

Prothro Theater, Harry Ransom Center, The University of Texas at Austin


CMAS Town Hall, CMAS Director Search

Monday, April 4, 2016 • 4:00 PM

Room 2.206 (Multi-Purpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin


MALS Graduate Portfolio Plática: Dorothy J. Wall

Friday, April 1, 2016 • 12:00 PM

Room 2.206 (Multi-Purpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin


MALS Graduate Portfolio Plática: Kathryn L. McDonald

Wednesday, March 30, 2016 • 12:00 PM

Room 2.206 (Multi-Purpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin

Portfolio Plática: Kathryn McDonald

CMAS Student Research Symposium

Monday, March 28, 2016 • 8:00 AM

Room 2.102, Texas Union (UNB), The University of Texas at Austin

CMAS Student Research Symposium

MALS Graduate Portfolio Plática: Irene Garza

Wednesday, March 23, 2016 • 12:00 PM

Room 2.206 (Multi-Purpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin

Portfolio Plática by Irene Garza

MALS Graduate Portfolio Plática: Suzanne García-Mateus

Wednesday, March 9, 2016 • 12:00 PM

Room 2.206 (Multi-Purpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin

Graduate Portfolio Plática: Suzanne García-Mateus

Explore UT

Saturday, March 5, 2016 • 11:00 AM

Room 2.206 (Multi-Purpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin

Join CMAS at Explore UT!

MALS Graduate Portfolio Plática: Kathy Isabel Mariscal

Wednesday, March 2, 2016 • 12:00 PM

Room 2.206 (Multi-Purpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin

Graduate Portfolio Plática: Kathy Mariscal

Carlos E. Castañeda Postdoctoral Fellow Talk: Allyson P. Brantley

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 • 12:00 PM

Room 2.206 (Multipurpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin

"'Chicanos Don’t Buy Coors Beer!' Boycotts, Consumerism, and Identity in the Chicana/o Movement, 1965–1987."


Carlos E. Castañeda Postdoctoral Fellow Talk: Alicia Reyes-Barriéntez

Wednesday, January 27, 2016 • 12:00 PM

Room 2.206 (Multipurpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin

"Evangelicalism and Latinx Political Thought: Do All Latinx Evangelicals Think Alike?”


Celebración

Tuesday, January 26, 2016 • 4:00 PM

Room 2.206 (Multipurpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin

Celebración

Carlos E. Castañeda Postdoctoral Fellow Talk: Lloyd D. Barba

Wednesday, January 20, 2016 • 12:00 PM

Room 2.206 (Multipurpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin

"Activists and Aleluyas: The Pentecostal Roots of the Chicano Movement in the 1950s”


First Class Day of Spring Semester 2016

Tuesday, January 19, 2016


Martin Luther King, Jr. Federal Holiday

Monday, January 18, 2016



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