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Danny Rivera and
Nelson González
Playing at Lincoln Center’s American Songbook series


Saturday, February 7
8:00 PM

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  • Becoming Julia de Burgos

    The Making of a Puerto Rican Icon


    Monday, March 9
    3:40 to 6:10 pm

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  • Call for Papers
    Special Issue of
    CENTRO Journal

    COUNTERSTREAMING: ASSESSING THE IMPACT OF CULTURAL REMITTANCES IN PUERTO RICO


    Guest Editors: Carlos Garrido Castellano (Universidade de Lisboa) and Laura Bravo López (Universidad de Puerto Rico, Río Piedras)

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  • Paperbacks Available for Purchase at the Centro Store


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  • To buy the e-book
    version of
    Soy Gilberto Gerena Valentín
    e-book version
    Kindle edition









    Symposium and Call for Papers:

    One- Hundred Years of the Jones Act and Puerto Rican U.S. Citizenship

    ‪In anticipation of the centennial (1917-2017) of the enactment of the 1917 Jones Act, the Center for Puerto Rican Studies (CENTRO) will sponsor a symposium examining the history and legacy of the collective naturalization of Puerto Ricans as United States citizens. The collective naturalization provision of the Jones Act not only departed from all prior precedents, but also established a new precedent for the extension of citizenship to annexed territories. The goal of this symposium is to examine the complexities surrounding the collective naturalization of the inhabitants of an unincorporated territory.

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  • Save the Date


    Research Seminar
    Puerto Rican Adolescents’ Latino Values and Risky Activities


    The presentation focuses on research examining Puerto Rican adolescents' Latino values and their engagement in risky activities and how they prioritize their Latino family values versus their desires to spend time with peers.

    Presenter: Myriam Villalobos-Solis
    Thursday, February 19
    12-2 pm
    Location: Centro Conference Room, 14th Floor Hunter College, East Building



    JOB OPPORTUNITIES


    Centro full time positions

    Centro staff is expanding and new job opportunities are available immediately for applicants with a range of education and experience, from students to seasoned professionals.

    Research Associate

    The Research Associate will conduct academic research in connection with CUNY programs, may assist faculty, staff, and students in conducting research and lead research efforts involving others. Develops research plans and proposals, collects, analyzes, and assures validity of data, writes and publishes findings.

    Research Associate post doc

    The Research Associate post doc (one year) will conduct academic research in connection with CUNY programs, may assist faculty, staff, and students in conducting research and lead research efforts involving others.

    Center Archivist

    The Center’s Archivist will be primarily assigned to oversee digitization projects, for example, s/he will be assigned to oversee the recently created Oral History Project and the collection of primary data that complements existing and new archival collections.



    Part time

    Centro has 5 part-time positions to fill as early as the Spring 2015.

    Junior Video Shooter/Editor

    E‐Commerce Assistant

    Digitization Assistants

    Library Reference and Archives Assistant

    Oral History Team Researcher - off campus



    Centro Library and Archives
    Historical Preservation and Research Partnership Program
    Spring 2015

    The Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library and Archives seeks partners to collect archival material, conduct research and disseminate new knowledge about the history of Puerto Rican individuals and communities in the United States.

    Spring Application Deadline: February 23, 2015

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  • RESEARCH & FELLOWSHIPS OPPORTUNITIES
    Summer 2015 and 2015-16 Academic year

    The Center for Puerto Rican Studies (Centro) seeks proposals for fellowships and applications for other research opportunities in Puerto Rican studies. Centro will provide limited funding on a competitive basis for the study and interpretation of the Puerto Rican experience in the United States. Centro is committed to facilitating research projects and useful to those in community organizations, public policy, and academia.

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