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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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  • Homenaje:
    Traveling Exhibit Honoring Puerto Rican Heroes


    Photography by Ricardo Muñiz
    Currently in view at BAAD! (Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance)
    2474 Westchester Ave. Bronx



    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









    Deadline Approaching:
    Fellowship for Doctoral Students

    The Center for Puerto Rican Studies and the CUNY Dominican Studies Institute are receiving applications for the IUPLR Mellon Fellowship for doctoral students completing a Latina/o, Puerto Rican or Dominican studies-focused dissertation based on humanities disciplines and methods.

    The deadline to submit application materials is January 31, 2015 11:59 p.m. EST

    The fellowship is presented by the Inter-University Program for Latino Research (IUPLR) with support from the Andrew G. Mellon Foundation. The awarded doctoral student will receive a $25,000 stipend; travel support to attend IUPLR conferences to present research. The fellowship is intended to facilitate completion of the dissertation and to provide professional development workshops and mentoring.

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  • 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.

    Immediate hire Transcriber for Centro Disconnected Youth Project

    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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