Latino Research Center Records

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0598

Scope and Contents

The records include the Center's mission statement, the first issue of its newsletter, marketing flyers and posters for its scholarly and social events, a Spanish language guide to the University of Nevada, Reno, and other miscellaneous material.

Dates

  • 2003-2014

Creator

Restrictions

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Historical Note

The Latino Research Center was established in 2005, with offices in Edmund J. Cain Hall. It serves as a nexus between the Latino community and the university. Its mission is to foster research, student achievement, faculty collaboration, advocacy, and outreach in a manner that best meets the educational needs and goals of the state of Nevada and best honors the intellectual and cultural capital of the Latino presence in our state. Dr. Emma Sepulveda serves as the Center's Director.

Extent

0.25 Cubic Feet (1 box)

Language of Materials

Multiple languages

Abstract

The Latino Research Center was established in 2005, with offices in Edmund J. Cain Hall. It serves as a nexus between the Latino community and the university. The records include the Center's mission statement, the first issue of its newsletter, marketing flyers and posters for its scholarly and social events, a Spanish language guide to the University of Nevada, Reno, and other miscellaneous material (2003-2014).

Arrangement

The records are arranged in two series: 1) General; 2) Events Flyers & Posters.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transfer from the Center in 2015.

Related Archival Materials

Border-Lines: Journal of the Latino Research Center at the University of Nevada, Reno, is an interdisciplinary academic journal dedicated to the dissemination of research on Chicana/o-Latina/o cultural, political and social issues. Call number: E 184 .S75 B677
Title
A Guide to the Latino Research Center Records
Status
Completed
Author
Betty Glass
Date
May 2015
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. University Archives Repository

Contact:
Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center
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University of Nevada, Reno
Reno NV 89557-0322 USA
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