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Black and Latino Studies Building Renamed Gordon-White Building

Mon, Dec 8, 2014

The Center for Mexican American Studies (CMAS) and the Department of Mexican American and Latina/o Studies (MALS) are now located in the Gordon-White Building.


CMAS and MALS Announce Sam Z. Coronado Student Poster Art Scholarship Contest

Wed, Oct 22, 2014

The Center for Mexican American Studies (CMAS) and the Department of Mexican American and Latina/o Studies (MALS) are proud to announce the Sam Z. Coronado Student Poster Art Scholarship Contest.


CMAS Announces Call for Proposals for El Mundo Zurdo 2015

Thu, Oct 16, 2014

The Center for Mexican American Studies (CMAS) will host El Mundo Zurdo at The University of Texas at Austin in May 2015. Please note that the deadline for submissions has been EXTENDED to NOVEMBER 15, 2014.


CMAS and MALS Announce the 2014 George I. Sánchez Memorial Lectures in the Social Sciences and Education

Wed, Oct 1, 2014

The Center for Mexican American Studies (CMAS) and the Department of Mexican American and Latina/o Studies (MALS) will host the 2014 George I. Sánchez Memorial Lectures in the Social Sciences and Education on Thursday, November 20, 2014.


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UT Austin Announces Department of Mexican American and Latina/o Studies

Wed, Sep 10, 2014

The Department of Mexican American and Latina/o Studies (MALS) will complement the Center for Mexican American Studies (CMAS) and be housed in the College of Liberal Arts at The University of Texas at Austin.


CMAS Announces Graduate Fellowships

Thu, Sep 4, 2014

The Center for Mexican American Studies (CMAS) has awarded graduate fellowships to seven students for the 2014-2015 academic year.


CMAS Announces CMAS-Benson Research Fellows

Tue, Jul 15, 2014

The Center for Mexican American Studies (CMAS) is proud to announce the five individuals who will be short-term research fellows at the Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection in the summer 2014.


CMAS Hosts Special Guests for Week Long Seminar

Tue, Jun 17, 2014

The Center for Mexican American Studies (CMAS) is pleased to host the Tepoztlán Institute for Transnational History of the Americas Collective and the Kayb’alan Centro de Análisis, Formación e Incidencia del Pueblo Mayaon on the campus of The University of Texas at Austin.


CMAS Co-sponsors NAISA 2014 Conference

Tue, May 20, 2014

The Center for Mexican American Studies (CMAS) is pleased to be a co-sponsor of the upcoming NAISA 2014 Conference taking place May 28 to May 31, 2014 in Austin, Texas.


Image courtesy of Alma Buena

CMAS Congratulates MAS Major for Receiving Tower Award

Thu, May 1, 2014

The Center for Mexican American Studies (CMAS) is proud to announce that MAS major Alma Buena was awarded the prestigious Tower Award by the Division of Diversity and Community Engagement.


Rolando Hinojosa-Smith. Photo by Marsha Miller/UT Austin

CMAS Announces Eighteenth Annual CMAS Graduation Ceremony

Tue, Apr 15, 2014

The Eighteenth Annual CMAS Graduation Ceremony will take place on Saturday, May 17, 2014, in the Auditorium (1.402) of the Student Activity Center (SAC).


Image courtesy of Sonia Nieto

CMAS Announces 2014 Américo Paredes Distinguished Lecture

Wed, Mar 26, 2014

The Center for Mexican American Studies (CMAS) will host the 2014 Américo Paredes Distinguished Lecture on Monday, April 14, 2014.


CMAS Announces 2014 Jovita González Memorial Lectures in the Arts and Humanities

Mon, Mar 24, 2014

The Center for Mexican American Studies (CMAS) will host the 2014 Jovita González Memorial Lectures in the Arts and Humanities on Thursday, April 3, 2014.


CMAS Announces Graduate Portfolio Pláticas for the Spring Semester 2014

Sat, Mar 1, 2014

The Center for Mexican American Studies (CMAS) will host pláticas for six students in the Graduate Portfolio Program in Mexican American Studies in the spring semester 2014.


Sam Z. Coronado (image created by Alberto Gonzalez)

CMAS Announces Sam Z. Coronado Student Poster Art Scholarship Contest Dedication Ceremony

Mon, Feb 17, 2014

The Center for Mexican American Studies (CMAS) will host a renaming of the CMAS Student Poster Art Scholarship Contest in honor of Sam Z. Coronado on February 26, 2014.


CMAS Co-hosts Public Symposium with the Harrington Faculty Fellows Program

CMAS Co-hosts Public Symposium with the Harrington Faculty Fellows Program

Mon, Feb 10, 2014

The Center for Mexican American Studies (CMAS) will co-host a public symposium with the Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellows Program, "Pushing Borders: Extending Mexican, U.S. and Chicano Historiographies," on February 28, 2014.


CMAS Announces Carlos E. Castañeda Postdoctoral Fellows Lecture

Fri, Feb 7, 2014

The Center for Mexican American Studies (CMAS) will host the Carlos E. Castañeda Postdoctoral Fellows Lecture on March 27, 2014.


CMAS Hosts Public Conference Scheduled for Spring 2014

CMAS Hosts Public Conference Scheduled for Spring 2014

Mon, Jan 27, 2014

The Center for Mexican American Studies (CMAS) will host a public conference,"Illustrating Anarchy and Revolution: Mexican Legacies of Global Change," on February 5-7, 2014.


CMAS Congratulates Faculty Affiliate for Lifetime Achievement Award

Tue, Jan 14, 2014

The Center for Mexican American Studies (CMAS) is pleased to announce that Professor Rolando Hinojosa-Smith has received a lifetime achievement award from the National Book Critics Circle.


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