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December 12, 2013

In another story on the "Market Makeover" project led in part by the UCLA-USC Center for Public Health and Health Disparities (CPHHD) and CSRC associate director Alex Ortega, KCET reports on the transformation of the Euclid Market in Boyle Heights into a store prioritizing fresh produce over processed foods

December 9, 2013
Reporting for La Bloga, Daniel Olivas covered the launch party for the CSRC publication "Ricardo Valverde" by Ramón García, volume 8 in the A Ver series.
December 9, 2013

On Friday, December 6, CSRC director Chon A. Noriega participated in a town hall discussion concerning the need for a Smithsonian American Latino museum in Washington, DC. Robert Suro, director of the Tomas Rivera Policy Institute, was the moderator and Xavier Becerra, U.S. Representative for California's 34th congressional district, provided commentary and legislative context.

December 2, 2013
CSRC holiday book and DVD sale, L.A. Xicano oral histories now online, IAC research grants available, and more!
December 1, 2013

Maria Elena Ruiz, former CSRC associate director, published the editorial “The Voice for Latino Communities: A Time for Action” in the latest issue of Hispanic Health Care International (volume 11, number 4). Ruiz is an assistant adjunct professor in the UCLA School of Nursing and a CSRC faculty affiliate.

November 25, 2013
Join CSRC director Chon A. Noriega and others for a discussion concerning the need for a Smithsonian American Latino Museum.
November 25, 2013
La Bloga provided coverage of the CSRC event featuring William A. Nericcio, professor of English and comparative literature at San Diego State University, discussing his research.
November 23, 2013
The online journal Apuntes featured Chon A. Noriega's foreword to the book "Rafael Ferrer" by Deborah Cullen, volume 7 in the CSRC's A Ver series.
November 22, 2013

The UCLA Center for Population Health and Health Disparities, along with Public Matters and Nathan Cheng Consulting, will be celebrating its third corner store conversion/market makeover in East Los Angeles/Boyle Heights on Saturday, December 14, at noon. KCET reported on the store's transformation in an article posted November 22.

November 18, 2013
"The Asco Interviews" (2013), a short documentary directed and edited by Alvaro Parra for the exhibition Asco: No Movies at the Nottingham Contemporary, is now available for online viewing.