Latin American Cultural Center

The Latin American Cultural Center (formerly known as Latino/Latin American Studies Center, also known as “El Centro”) is ACC’s inter-disciplinary center supporting Latine/x and Mexican American studies. It strives to increase knowledge of the culture, history, and contribution of the Latine/x community in Austin and Central Texas. El Centro offers:

  • A welcoming academic environment
  • An appreciation of Latine/x culture and history
  • Opportunities for faculty members to work with Latine/x students
  • Mentoring and advising resources throughout a student’s enrollment at ACC

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El Centro hosts events such as:

  • Workshops
  • Book clubs
  • Book Talks
  • Cafesito talks (Coffee Talks)
  • Cine at El Centro (Movie Screening)

Current Events

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The La Lotería mural in East Austin by Juan Christian King (Photo by Bertha Delgado / Austin American-Statesman)

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Mural at el Centro

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