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CMAS Holiday Social

Friday, December 15, 2006 • 5:30 PM

Serrano's Cafe and Cantina (Downtown-Symphony Square, 1111 Red River)


"Looking North: Mexican Images of Immigration"

Friday, December 1, 2006 • 12:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center (HRC) Auditorium


Doctoral Portfolio Plática Series

Wednesday, November 8, 2006 • 12:00 PM

Texas Union Chicano Culture Room, UNB 4.206


Bienvenida and Serie XIII Art Exhibition Opening Reception

Monday, September 25, 2006 • 5:30 PM

West Mall Building (WMB), 5th Floor

Featuring Artwork by Miguel Aragon, Ricky Armendariz, Alec Dempster, Marilu Flores Gruben, Roberto Munguia, Tony Ortega, Mike Parsons, Deborah Roberts, Sodalitas, Kathy Vargas and Manuel Velasquez.


Mexican Immigration to the US: Gender, Women, and Independence?

Friday, September 15, 2006 • 4:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center (HRC) Auditorium

Event Activities include the Premiere Film Screening of
MILAGROS: MADE IN MEXICO
A documentary about globalizations' impact on migration and migrations' impact on the women of the Bajio Region in Mexico.
Produced by 4 Women In Film, a cooperative of women filmmakers based in Durham, North Carolina.


CMAS Ice Cream Social

Thursday, September 7, 2006 • 5:30 PM

Goldsmith Hall Courtyard (Please enter through the eastside of Goldsmith Hall - GOL)

Catered by Amy's Ice Creams.


Fall 2006 Classes Begin

Wednesday, August 30, 2006


Independence Day Holiday

Tuesday, July 4, 2006


CMAS Graduation

Saturday, May 20, 2006 • 3:00 PM

UTC 2.112A


Américo Paredes Distinguished Lectures

Friday, May 5, 2006 • 8:30 AM

The Texas Union Chicano Culture Room (4.206)


Los Grandes de la Musica Tejana

Saturday, April 22, 2006

Bass Concert Hall, University of Texas at Austin


Para La Gente: A Symposium on Texas-Mexican Music, Culture, and Society

Friday, April 21, 2006 • 9:00 AM

Thompson Conference Center, 2.110 and Bass Lecture Hall


Para La Gente: A Symposium on Texas-Mexican Music, Culture, and Society

Thursday, April 20, 2006 • 6:00 PM

Fiesta Gardens Club House, 2100 Bergman


2006 Mexican American Studies Honors Colloquium

Tuesday, April 18, 2006 • 4:00 PM

Texas Union Governors Room, 3.116


CMAS Plática by Robin Page

Thursday, April 13, 2006 • 12:00 PM

Texas Union Room Eastwoods Room 2.102

Plática Title:


Place, Space and Race: WWII and Latina/o Cultural Citizenship

Saturday, March 25, 2006

McCullough Theatre, The University of Texas at Austin

In conjunction with Voices of Valor, A Play by James Garcia


Voices of Valor

Friday, March 24, 2006

B. Iden Payne Theatre


From Oral History to Performance

Wednesday, March 22, 2006 • 12:00 PM

Texas Union, Room TBA

Guest Speakers:


"Prisons, Social Movements and Human Rights"

Wednesday, March 8, 2006 • 7:00 PM

Bass Lecture Hall, University of Texas at Austin

This will be a bi-lingual (Spanish/English) lecture and translation equipment will be available upon request


CMAS Plática

Wednesday, March 8, 2006 • 12:00 PM

Texas Union, Chicano Culture Room, 4.206

Plática Title:


"Gracias a Todos"

Saturday, February 18, 2006 • 3:00 PM

Sanchez Building, Room 556

In commemoration of the CMAS 35th Anniversary.


Abriendo Brecha/Haciendo Camino III

Thursday, February 16, 2006

San Jacinto Conference Facility, The University of Texas at Austin


Opening Reception

Monday, February 13, 2006 • 5:30 PM

West Mall Building (WMB), 5th Floor




CMAS Floricanto

Friday, February 3, 2006 • 5:30 PM

Colorado Room, Cambridge Towers, 1801 Lavaca (Lavaca and MLK)


Guadalupe: A History of Interpretation and Devotion

Monday, January 23, 2006 • 7:30 PM

ART. 1.102, 23rd and Jacinto

Guest Speaker: