Texas Tech University



5th Texas Tech University Hispanic/Latinx Research & Creativity Symposium

March 26-27, 2020

The symposium will feature research and creative work by TTU faculty, staff, and graduate students working in any discipline connected to Hispanic/Latinx topics. The symposium's goal is to feature the work of Texas Tech scholars and artists in the wake of our achieving Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI) status.

The symposium will also feature two special sessions, one on teaching at a Hispanic-Serving Institution, and another on the intersection of Communication, Translation, and Interpretation.

Please submit your proposal or finished work via email to gabriel.partida@ttu.edu by February 14, 2020.

Questions? Please contact Dr. Héctor Rendón at hector.rendon@ttu.edu or (806) 834-6050.

Details: Call for Papers and Creative Projects

Past Events

Community Conversation & Film Screening

Monday, October 14, 2019 | 5:30 - 7 p.m.
Matador Room, 2nd floor – Student Union Building, Texas Tech University
Free and open to the public | Reception to follow

How can Texas cities take a lead role in the immigration debate?

Together with the United States and Mexico Center at Rice University, the Harris Institute is co-organizing a forum regarding immigration for the evening of Monday, October 14, in the Student Union Building on campus. The event will consist of discussion among several experts on immigration/international affairs and discussion with the audience. There will also be a brief screening of a video produced by a partner of the Rice group, Rational Middle. Reception to follow. 


Rossy Evelin Lima, Ph.D., Poet, Scholar and Activist, TTU
Chris Lyon, Writer and Producer, Rational Middle
Tony Payan, Ph.D., Director, Center for the United States and Mexico, Rice University
David Strange, J.D., Immigration Attorney, Whittenberg & Strange P.C.


Héctor Rendón, Ph.D., Harris Institute for Hispanic & International Communication, Texas Tech University. For more information email hector.rendon@ttu.edu  or call +1.806.834.6050

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