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LeighAnna Hidalgo Featured on UCLA Newsroom

Recent UCLA graduate student, LeighAnna Hidalgo, was featured…

Statement of Solidarity from the César E. Chávez Department of Chicana/o and Central American Studies

The César E. Chávez Department of Chicana/o and Central American…

Professor Johnson and Professor De León selected for Chancellor’s Award for Community-Engaged Scholars

Professor Gaye Theresa Johnson and Professor Jason De León have…

Call for Dedications from the Class of 2020

During our previous commencement ceremonies, the department has…

Open Position - CPP César E. Chávez Center for Higher Education 2020-2021

The Office of Student Life and Cultural Centers at Cal Poly Pomona…

Assistant Professor in the Department of Chicana/o Studies at UCLA

The UCLA Cesar E. Chavez Department of Chicana/o Studies is pleased…

Professor Leisy Abrego and Associate Professor Gaye Theresa Johnson Awarded with Mellon Foundation Grant

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded UCLA a $225,000…

Professor Matt Barreto Receives NSF Grant

A UCLA-led group of racial and ethnic politics researchers…

Director of the Chicano Studies Research Center

The University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and the Institute…

UCLA Student Featured on LA Opinion

Recent UCLA undergraduate student, Manuel Cruz, was featured…

Professor Maylei Blackwell Receive Chancellor’s Award for Community-Engaged Research

The inaugural Chancellor’s Award for Community-Engaged Research,…

UCLA Recruitment: Assistant Professor in Central American Studies

The Department of Chicana and Chicano Studies at the University…

Professor Gena Carpio tackles race, space and mobility in her first book

Genevieve Carpio, assistant professor of Chicana and Chicano…

25th Anniversary of Student Activism for Chicana and Chicano studies at UCLA

The UCLA César E. Chávez Department of Chicana and Chicano…

Professor Charlene Villaseñor Black Is Awarded $1 million to Study California’s Spanish-Indian Missions

Professor Charlene Villaseñor Black and colleagues from other…

SPOTLIGHT: Maryrosy Araujo's 2017 Departmental Senior Project

Maryrosy Araujo is a third year undergraduate student from Santa…

Judy Baca Featured in LA Weekly's 15 Female Artists Who’ve Shaped the L.A. Art Scene

Los Angeles Weekly's Eva Reconos writes: "Judith Baca.…