Nuestra Voz

the latest stories from UCLA’s Latinx community

Review of Axe Bahia: The Power of Art in Afro-Brazilian Metropolis at the Fowler Museum

The Fowler Museum, located at UCLA is now displaying a three-part…
February 18, 2018/by Kathy Castillo

Golden Kingdoms: Luxury and Legacy in the Ancient Americas at the Getty Center

Although gold is a highly cherished metal in contemporary society,…
February 1, 2018/by Kathy Castillo

Action Plan for Affordable Textbooks Report Release

MEDIA ADVISORY: PRESS CONFERENCE In fight for more affordable…
January 24, 2018/by La Gente Newsmagazine

Radical Women at the Hammer Museum

The exhibition, Radical Women: Latin American Art, 1960-1985, just closed on December 31. In case you missed it, here is the review!
January 5, 2018/by Daisy Vargas

US-trained Security Forces Kill Hondureños Amid Election Result Blackout

After a state-imposed curfew was implemented Friday, December 1, Honduran militarized police and armed forces have unleashed chaos, violence, and death on Hondureños revolting against President Juan Orlando Hernández and his election commission's failure to release results of the November 26 election.
December 7, 2017/by Joseph Mejia

From Chavez Ravine to Dodgertown

Cultural Erasure in the Context of Dodger Stadium
November 13, 2017/by Carla Gonzalez

Nació en Yaanga: A Xicano in Settler Los Angeles

La historia de esta tierra, It sings of pain, suffering, and…
October 16, 2017/by Kristian Vasquez

Remembering the Legacy of Chicano Historian Juan Gómez-Quiñonez

It’s the beginning of my Fall quarter in 2016 here at UCLA…
August 24, 2017/by Kristian Vasquez

The Heart of El Sereno

  Sandwiched between the Here and Now and Mundo’s Furniture…
August 7, 2017/by Natalia Cadena-Másmela
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About La Gente

La Gente Newsmagazine, born from the Chicana/o movement, arose out of a need to represent the Latina/o community and their issues in UCLA and the greater Los Angeles area. In an effort to be the voice of Latina/o experiences, we have featured news and opinions that highlight our communities since 1971. We continue to provide the latest on art, culture, community, and university news and events relating to our communities.

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