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CMAS Plática: Cristina Cabello de Martínez

Wednesday, December 12, 2012 • 12:00 PM

Chicano Culture Room (UNB 4.206), Texas Union, The University of Texas at Austin


Flor De Nopal Literary Festival 2012 Final Reading

Friday, December 7, 2012 • 7:00 PM

Emma Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center, 600 River Street, Austin, Texas


CMAS Plática: Tanya González and Eliza Rodríguez y Gibson

Friday, December 7, 2012 • 12:00 PM

Chicano Culture Room (UNB 4.206), Texas Union, The University of Texas at Austin


Last Class Day of Fall Semester 2012

Friday, December 7, 2012


CMAS Community Forum

Wednesday, November 14, 2012 • 12:00 PM

Quadrangle Room (UNB 3.304), Texas Union, The University of Texas at Austin


CMAS PláticArte: Elva Treviño Hart

Thursday, November 8, 2012 • 12:00 PM

Chicano Culture Room (UNB 4.206), Texas Union, The University of Texas at Austin


CMAS Workshop: Academic Publishing

Wednesday, November 7, 2012 • 12:00 PM

Chicano Culture Room (UNB 4.206), Texas Union, The University of Texas at Austin


CMAS Graduate Portfolio Plática: Karla González

Wednesday, October 31, 2012 • 12:00 PM

Chicano Culture Room (UNB 4.206), Texas Student Union, The University of Texas at Austin


Public Forum: The Power to Swing the Election? Black and Latina/o Voters in 2012

Tuesday, October 30, 2012 • 5:00 PM

Santa Rita Suite (UNB 3.502), Texas Union, The University of Texas at Austin


CMAS Fall 2012 Symposium

Saturday, October 13, 2012 • 9:00 AM

Santa Rita Suite (UNB 3.502), Texas Student Union, The University of Texas at Austin

Masculine Blue, 2010, oil on canvas, Alberto Gonzalez, Jr.

Public Lecture: José Esteban Muñoz

Friday, October 12, 2012 • 2:00 PM

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


Screening and Discussion: "Latino Filmmaking"

Thursday, October 11, 2012 • 6:30 PM

Room 1.202, Belo Center for New Media (BMC), The University of Texas at Austin


Rethinking Power & Resistance: Gender and Human Rights from Texas to the Transnational Americas

Saturday, October 6, 2012 • 8:00 AM

Emma Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center, 600 River Street, Austin, Texas


Rethinking Power & Resistance: Gender & Human Rights from Texas to the Transnational Americas

Friday, October 5, 2012 • 10:00 AM

Emma Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center, 600 River Street, Austin, Texas


CMAS Plática: Anissa Zamarron

Wednesday, October 3, 2012 • 12:00 PM

Meeting Room 1.106, Student Activity Center, The University of Texas at Austin


'Meet and Greet' with Junot Díaz

Tuesday, September 25, 2012 • 6:00 PM

Shoal Creek Saloon, 909 N. Lamar, Austin, TX, 78701


Measuring Up: A Statewide Conversation on High-Stakes Testing and Accountability

Monday, September 24, 2012 • 7:00 PM

Lady Bird Johnson Auditorium, LBJ Museum and Library, The University of Texas at Austin


The Serie Project: Serie XIX Art Exhibition Opening Reception

Thursday, September 20, 2012 • 5:00 PM

Center for Mexican American Studies (WMB 5.102), West Mall Building, The University of Texas at Austin


Public Lecture: Sean Arce

Monday, September 17, 2012 • 12:00 PM

Chicano Culture Room (UNB 4.206), Texas Student Union, The University of Texas at Austin


Celebración de Independencias: La Revolución Sigue

Thursday, September 13, 2012 • 6:00 PM

Gregory Plaza, Speedway and 21st Street, The University of Texas at Austin


CMAS Bienvenida

Friday, September 7, 2012 • 4:00 PM

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


Public Lecture: George Lipsitz

Thursday, September 6, 2012 • 3:30 PM

Avaya Auditorium (ACE 2.302), ACES Building, The University of Texas at Austin


Sábado Gigante 2012

Thursday, August 30, 2012 • 4:00 PM

Gregory Gym, 2101 Speedway, The University of Texas at Austin


First Class Day of Fall Semester 2012

Wednesday, August 29, 2012


Four Directions

Monday, August 27, 2012 • 11:00 AM

Gregory Plaza, Speedway and 21st Street, The University of Texas at Austin


2nd Annual Barrio Writers Live Reading

Saturday, August 18, 2012 • 3:00 PM

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



CMAS Graduate Portfolio Plática: Taryn Gallego Ozuna

Wednesday, July 25, 2012 • 11:00 AM

Meeting Room, 1.106, Student Activity Center, The University of Texas at Austin

"Examining the First-Year Experiences and Perceptions of Sense of Belonging among Mexican American Students Enrolled in a Texas HBCU"


2012 CantoMundo Public Poetry Reading featuring Aracelis Girmay

Saturday, July 14, 2012 • 8:00 PM

Auditorium, Room 1.402, Student Activity Center, The University of Texas at Austin


2012 CantoMundo Public Poetry Reading featuring Roberto Tejada

Friday, July 13, 2012 • 8:00 PM

Auditorium, Room 1.402, Student Activity Center, The University of Texas at Austin



The Sixteenth Annual CMAS Graduation Ceremony

Saturday, May 19, 2012 • 10:00 AM

Auditorium, Room 1.402, Student Activity Center, The University of Texas at Austin


2012 UT Latino Male Symposium

Friday, May 4, 2012 • 8:00 AM

Etter-Harbin Alumni Center, The University of Texas at Austin, 2110 San Jactino Blvd., Austin, Texas, 78712



2012 Américo Paredes Arts and Letters Award

Thursday, May 3, 2012 • 5:00 PM

Auditorium, Room 1.402, Student Activity Center, The University of Texas at Austin


CMAS Graduate Portfolio Plática: Patricia D. Lopez

Wednesday, May 2, 2012 • 12:00 PM

Cissy Parker McDaniel Deans Conference Room, Room 238, George I. Sánchez Building, The University of Texas at Austin


Voces Oral History Project: Video Editing Contest Critique and Awards Program

Friday, April 27, 2012 • 4:00 PM

Studio 4D, Jesse H. Jones Communication Center Building B (CMB), The University of Texas at Austin


2012 Uniting the Eagle and the Condor: Inaugural Native American and Indigenous Student Symposium

Friday, April 27, 2012 • 1:00 PM

Al Kiva Auditorium, Room 104, George I. Sánchez Building, The University of Texas at Austin


CMAS Graduate Portfolio Plática: Corina Zavala Lopez

Wednesday, April 25, 2012 • 12:00 PM

Meeting Room 1.106, Student Activity Center, The University of Texas at Austin

"Crystal City Women’s Experiences During the Chicano Movement-Four Women’s Recollection"


CMAS Graduate Portfolio Plática: G. Sue Kasun

Wednesday, April 18, 2012 • 12:00 PM

Cissy Parker McDaniel Deans Conference Room, Room 238, George I. Sánchez Building, The University of Texas at Austin

"Mexican-origin Transnational Families: Ways of Knowing and Implications for U.S. Schooling"


CMAS Faculty Research Pláticas: John Morán González and Maggie Rivas-Rodriguez

Tuesday, April 17, 2012 • 12:00 PM

Meeting Room 1.118, Student Activity Center, The University of Texas at Austin


¡A Viva Voz! Featuring Nao Bustamante and Ricardo Domínguez

Thursday, April 12, 2012 • 5:00 PM

Main Reading Room, Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection, Room 1.108, Sid Richardson Hall, The University of Texas at Austin


Mexi-versos: Mexican and Mexican American Poetic Encounter

Friday, April 6, 2012 • 2:00 PM

Meeting Room 1.106, Student Activity Center, The University of Texas at Austin


CMAS Carlos E. Castañeda Postdoctoral Fellow Plática: Stacy I. Macías

Wednesday, April 4, 2012 • 12:00 PM

Meeting Room 1.106, Student Activity Center, The University of Texas at Austin


CMAS Faculty Research Pláticas: John Mckiernan-Gonzalez and Domino R. Perez

Tuesday, April 3, 2012 • 12:00 PM

Meeting Room 1.106, Student Activity Center, The University of Texas at Austin


Carneigie Distinguished Lecturer: Juan González

Monday, April 2, 2012 • 12:00 PM

Studio 4D, Jesse H. Jones Communication Center Building B (CMB), The University of Texas at Austin


The Future of Latin American Cultural Studies: 20 Years of JLACS

Friday, March 30, 2012 • 9:30 AM

Room 2.104, Benedict Hall, The University of Texas at Austin


Feminist Action Project Conference

Friday, March 30, 2012

School of Social Work, The University of Texas at Austin


CMAS Plática: Cynthia E. Orozco

Thursday, March 29, 2012 • 3:00 PM

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


Tejano Monument Unveiling

Thursday, March 29, 2012 • 10:00 AM

State Capitol, Austin, Texas


2012 CMAS Distinguished Faculty Lectures

Wednesday, March 28, 2012 • 12:00 PM

Meeting Room 1.106, Student Activity Center, The University of Texas at Austin


TCEP-CMAS Research Plática

Thursday, March 8, 2012 • 5:00 PM

Cissy Parker McDaniel Deans Conference Room (SZB 238), George I. Sánchez Building, The University of Texas at Austin


TCEP-CMAS Brown Bag

Thursday, March 8, 2012 • 12:00 PM

Cissy Parker McDaniel Deans Conference Room (SZB 238), George I. Sánchez Building, The University of Texas at Austin


CMAS Carlos E. Castañeda Postdoctoral Fellow Plática: Robb Hernandez

Wednesday, March 7, 2012 • 12:00 PM

Meeting Room 1.106, Student Activity Center, The University of Texas at Austin


CMAS Carlos E. Castañeda Postdoctoral Fellow Presentation: Myrna García

Tuesday, March 6, 2012 • 12:00 PM

Meeting Room 1.118, Student Activity Center, The University of Texas at Austin


CMAS Carlos E. Castañeda Postdoctoral Fellow Presentation: J. Frank Galarte

Tuesday, February 28, 2012 • 12:00 PM

Meeting Room 1.118, Student Activity Center, The University of Texas at Austin


2012 Lozano Long Conference - Central Americans and the Latino/a Landscape: New Configurations of Latina/o America

Saturday, February 25, 2012 • 9:30 AM

Various Rooms, Teresa Lozano Long Institute for Latin American Studies, Sid Richardson Hall Unit 1, The University of Texas at Austin


2012 Lozano Long Conference - Central Americans and the Latino/a Landscape: New Configurations of Latina/o America

Friday, February 24, 2012 • 9:30 AM

Various Rooms, Teresa Lozano Long Institute for Latin American Studies, Sid Richardson Hall Unit 1, The University of Texas at Austin


2012 Lozano Long Conference - Central Americans and the Latino/a Landscape: New Configurations of Latina/o America

Thursday, February 23, 2012 • 9:30 AM

Various Rooms, Teresa Lozano Long Institute for Latin American Studies, Sid Richardson Hall Unit 1, The University of Texas at Austin


2012 Lozano Long Conference - Central Americans and the Latino/a Landscape: New Configurations of Latina/o America

Wednesday, February 22, 2012 • 7:00 PM

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, Sid Richardson Hall Unit 1, The University of Texas at Austin


CMAS Faculty Research Pláticas: Anne Martinez and Richard Valencia

Wednesday, February 22, 2012 • 12:00 PM

Meeting Room 1.106, Student Activity Center, The University of Texas at Austin


CMAS PláticArte: Valerie Martínez

Tuesday, February 21, 2012 • 6:30 PM

Conference Room, John L. Warfield Center for African and African American Studies, A232A, Beauford H. Jester Center, The University of Texas at Austin


CMAS Carlos E. Castañeda Postdoctoral Fellow Presentation: Monica Muñoz Martinez

Tuesday, February 21, 2012 • 10:30 AM

Meeting Room 1.106, Student Activity Center, The University of Texas at Austin


CMAS Student Poster Art Presentation and Reception

Wednesday, February 1, 2012 • 5:30 PM

Center for Mexican American Studies, West Mall Building (WMB), 5th Floor, The University of Texas at Austin


CMAS Bienvenida

Thursday, January 26, 2012 • 11:00 AM

Center for Mexican American Studies, West Mall Building, 5th floor, The University of Texas at Austin


First Class Day of Spring Semester 2012

Tuesday, January 17, 2012


Martin Luther King, Jr. Federal Holiday

Monday, January 16, 2012