Peru

2019 Ethnic Studies Study Abroad: Peru Info Session

Sept. 17, 2018

The break up of the Soviet Union, the precarious status of nation-states in parts of Africa and Asia, the rise of multiculturalism in the United States, the acceleration of economic globalization and other related events of the 1980s and 1990s have prompted scholars to explore, in ways they had not...

Nick Promotion

Dr. Nicholas Villanueva Promoted to Assistant Professor!

July 26, 2018

Congratulations Dr. Villanueva, on your promotion to Assistant Professor!

Nick's Disability Services Award

Congrats Dr. Villanueva on Receiving the Outstanding Faculty Award from Disability Services

April 5, 2018

Day 1

A Week in Chile: Ethnic Studies Study Abroad 2018 (spring break trip)

April 3, 2018

A week in Chile Dr. Villanueva took students to Santiago, Chile for the course: Athlete as a National Symbol: Nationhood, Nationalism and Sport. We visited the oldest Rodeo Club in Chile and met the participants. The club president was excited to have students visiting from the United States. We were...

Lynching of Mexicans in the Texas Borderlands

Dr. Villanueva's New Book Wins Two Awards

Feb. 10, 2018

Congratulations to Dr. Nicholas Villanueva, whose book, Lynching of Mexicans in the Texas Borderlands, recently won the 2017 Southwestern Studies Book Prize though the University of Texas and the Border Regional Library Association, and the 2018 NACCS Tejas Foco Non-Fiction Book Award from the National Association for Chicana & Chicano Studies (NACCS)!

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Professor Villanueva's new book featured in Arts & Science Magazine

Nov. 29, 2017

"What I am most proud of is finding the voice of the forgotten dead," Dr. Villanueva says.

Nation Divided flyer

CSS Director Nicholas Villanueva Hosts Townhall Discussion on Social Protest and Sport

Sept. 10, 2017

CSS Director Villanueva will host a discussion on "Sport: A Nation Divided, A Campus United In Conversation." Everyone is invited to discuss recent events regarding social protest and sport. This is a town-hall style event for participants to share their thoughts, and understand the different opinions that currently divide our...

Villanueva Book

Professor Villanueva Publishes New Book

May 20, 2017

Congrats to Professor Villanueva on the publication of his new book, Lynching of Mexicans in the Texas Borderland (2017) by the University of New Mexico Press! ​​​