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CUNY Jaime Lucero Mexican Studies Institute

Program Description

The Jaime Lucero Mexican Studies Institute at CUNY seeks to boost enrollment of Mexican and Mexican-American students, foster research with and about Mexico and Mexicans in the United States and collaborate with community-based organization to support and empower the Mexican immigrant community. With a special focus on Mexicans in the diaspora, especially Mexicans in New York City. The Institute offers a space for the Mexican community to consider its own and an institutional location for support of scholarly and community advocacy projects.

The Jaime Lucero Mexican Studies Institute is comprised of faculty, students, staff, and affiliated community-based organizations working on research, advocacy, and services related to Mexico and Mexicans in the United States.

Services Provided

  • Arts and cultural
  • Career exploration and counseling/internships
  • Scholarships and last-dollar grants

Demographics

First-Generation

  • Less than 25%