• January 24, 2022

Tags : latinx

From El Paso to West Point and back again

4th of July is a time to celebrate the great diversity that is the woven fabric of the United States of America. I was excited to find out that we had a huge Latinx history making moment a couple of months ago in one of the oldest U.S. institutions, and even better, among this story…I […]Read More

NEA Grant to Help UTEP Promote Latinx Literature

The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) awarded a $15,000 grant to The University of Texas at El Paso’s Department of Theatre and Dance for activities tied to the annual Big Read on the Border set for spring 2020. Adriana Dominguez, Ph.D., assistant professor of theatre arts and director of the undergraduate theatre programs, is […]Read More

UTEP Education Researchers Awarded $456k NSF Grant

The College of Education at The University of Texas at El Paso has been awarded a $456,076 grant from the National Science Foundation to conduct research on persistence in and beyond undergraduate engineering studies among Latinx students. Latinx is the gender-neutral alternative to Latino or Latina used by academics and activists. Alberto Esquinca, Ph.D., associate […]Read More