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May 25, 2016

The CSRC is looking for a part-time Communications and Academic Programs Assistant to provide clerical and research support to the UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center, including assisting with event coordination, social media promotion, website maintenance, and record keeping.

May 24, 2016

The Daily Bruin announced the appointment of Laura Gómez as interim dean for the UCLA Division of Social Sciences. 

May 21, 2016

ARTnews covered the announcement of Pilar Tompkins Rivas as the new director of the Vincent Price Art Museum at East Los Angeles College.

May 12, 2016

ARTFORUM covered the appointment of Pilar Tompkins Rivas as the new director of the Vincent Price Art Museum.

May 12, 2016

The Los Angeles Times covered the announcement of Pilar Tompkins Rivas as the new director of the Vincent Price Art Museum at East Los Angeles College.

May 2, 2016

CSRC faculty win awards for undergraduate teaching, CSRC researchers present at Latino Art Now!, thirty-fifth anniversary screening of Zoot Suit, IAC Spring Social, spring book sale, and more! (Image: Renee Hudson, center, doctoral candidate in English, introduces students to CSRC poster collections)

April 29, 2016
The American Academy of Arts and Sciences has announced the election of 213 new members who include some of the world’s most accomplished scholars, scientists, writers and artists. Monica Lozano, Chair of the Board of U.S. Hispanic Media, and publisher and CEO of La Opinión, was among those elected in public affairs, business, and administration. Lozano recently donated to the CSRC the La Opinión files, which includes over 100 boxes of photographs dating back to the 1980s.
April 27, 2016

Álvaro Ochoa Serrano, professor of history at el Colegio de Michoacán and former CSRC visiting scholar, has published La música va a otra parte: Mariachi México-USA (El Colegio de Michoacán and El Colegio de Jalisco, 2015).

April 27, 2016

In Domestic Scenes: The Art of Ramiro Gomez (Abrams, 2016), a new monograph on the celebrated Los Angeles artist, author Lawrence Weschler discusses Gomez’s solo show at the CSRC Library in 2013 as the artist’s “breakthrough” exhibition. 

April 11, 2016

CSUN Today featured a story on photographs by professor and artist Harry Gamboa Jr. that were recently acquired by the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery and the Autry Museum of the American West.

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