Welcome to Raíces: The History of Raza at UNT Symposium

Please join us on September 21, 2012 for the First Annual "Raíces (Roots): History of Raza at UNT Symposium," at the University of North Texas Willis Library. The symposium will be presented in the Library's Main Level in the Forum. We will explore the beginnings of Chicano/a, Latino/a student leadership and activism at North Texas and its evolution over the decades. Please see the schedule for more information about programs and speakers. On-line registration is available now. You must register to attend.

Raíces is sponsored by the University Libraries. The Latino/a Archive at the University of North Texas is a repository for the collection and preservation of records which document the history of Chicano/a, Latino/a communities in North Texas and beyond.

Contributors to the symposium are:
Office of Institutional Equity and Diversity
Multicultural Center
G-Force Student Mentors from the Office of Outreach
Department of Teacher Education and Administration
Mexican American Studies
Department of History
Department of Dance and Theater
Gloria Contreras

For more information about Raices contact the UNT Archives and Rare Books department:
archivesrarebooks@unt.edu