The next US midterm election, in November 2022, presents an opportunity to activate young adults who remain undermobilized. This report shows patterns of voter registration and turnout in California for eligible voters aged 18–34 in the 2018 midterm election.
CSRC launches California Freedom Summer Participatory Action Project, Latinx Studies Seed Grants, Winter Quarter events on replay, new publications from CSRC Press, CSRC in the news, and more, in the Winter Quarter newsletter. Pictured: Jennifer Osorio, newly appointed director of UCLA Library Special Collections
The first survey of the life and work of Antonio Bernal. Although often identified as a muralist—his 1968 mural in Del Rey, California, has been cited as the first Chicano mural—his career has been wide-ranging.
On September 24, 2021, UCLA leadership announced the university's intention to become designated as a Hispanic-Serving Institution by 2025. The CSRC will play a central role in the building of the infrastructure needed to meet this goal.
The Fall 2021 issue of Aztlán explores the role of rhetoric in the Trump era, the impact of anti-immigrant discourse, and the concept of mestizaje. The art of Alfredo de Batuc is featured.  New digital-only subscription option!
Since its founding in 1969, the UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center (CSRC) has played a pivotal role in the development of scholarly research on the U.S. Chicano-Latino population. Our research mission is supported by five distinct components: a library with special collections archive, an academic press, collaborative research projects, public and academic programs, and community-based partnerships.

The CSRC is proud to be a part of the Institute of American Cultures. We actively collaborate with the Institute's three other ethnic studies research centers. Groundbreaking projects include:

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