Since 1970, the mission of the Center for Mexican American Studies (CMAS) has been to serve Texas and the nation as a leader in the intellectual development of Mexican American studies. The establishment of CMAS represents an institutional recognition of the importance of the Mexican American people in the history of the United States.
CMAS accomplishes its mission by offering an undergraduate degree program, a master’s degree program, and a graduate portfolio program for masters and doctoral students. In addition, CMAS engages in community outreach efforts throughout the academic year that include hosting various lecture series, organizing an extensive public programming calendar, and fostering a variety of community and research partnerships.
The Center for Mexican American Studies (CMAS) is pleased to announce that Professor Nicole M. Guidotti-Hernández has been awarded the Tenth Biennial MLA Book Prize in United States Latina and Latino and Chicana and Chicano Literary and Cultural Studies.
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.
The Center for Mexican American Studies (CMAS) is accepting applications to the Master of Arts degree program in Mexican American Studies.
The Center for Mexican American Studies (CMAS) welcomes Isabel Millán, a recipient of the Carlos E. Castañeda Postdoctoral Fellowship in Mexican American Studies for the 2013-2014 academic year.
The Center for Mexican American Studies (CMAS) is pleased to host Ana Raquel Minian, a recipient of a Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellowship for the 2013-2014 academic year.