News and Events

The Center hosts leading race/ethnicity scholars in political science who share their innovative research with the ASU community. Among the presentations to this point has been research by eminent scholars on: the creation, development, and activities of the Mexican-American Legal Defense and Education Fund (MALDEF); the political socialization processes of Latinx immigrants, especially those in spousal relations; and comparing, contrasting and explaining the (different) reception and civic engagement of Mexican immigrant populations in Philadelphia and Atlanta.

The Center hosted a meeting of the Politics of Race, Immigration, and Ethnicity Consortium (PRIEC) in January 2019, an all-day series of presentations by scholars of race/ethnicity in American politics.

In February 2019, we hosted a Research Coordination Network (RCN) meeting for young scholars (Assistant professors) from under-represented minority groups, who study racial/ethnic politics. The purpose of the Network is to draw young scholars working on similar research questions into a community to generate new ideas and approaches to the subject matter, foster collaborations, and provide mentoring and support across institutional divides, and do so over an extended period.

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Past News & Events

Friday, December 1, 2017

Raul Yzaguirre chair shares plans for advancing discussion of Latina/o politics
School of Politics and Global Studies, Educational Outreach and Student Services, The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Center for Latina/os and American Politics Research

Friday, March 29, 2019

Thursday, February 7, 2019

Friday, January 11, 2019

Politics of Race, Immigration, and Ethnicity Consortium (PRIEC) Conference
January 11, 2019 Memorial Union, Turquoise Room