Rene Nunez Memorial Collection

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Rene Nunez Memorial Collection

Campus:
San Diego State University
Library:
Library and Information Access
Subject(s):
Chicano movement--California ; Movimiento Estudiantil Chicano de Aztlan de U.C.S.B. ; San Diego State University. Chicana and Chicano Studies
Description:
The son of immigrants, Rene Nuñez was born in 1936 and raised in San Diego. He graduated from San Diego High School in 1955, and from UCLA in 1967. In 1969, Nuñez became Director of the Centro de Estudios Chicanos at SDSU. He formally joined the faculty in 1971, and helped to develop the curriculum for the Chicana and Chicano Studies department. The Rene Nunez Memorial Collection, assembled after Nunez's death, documents his work in promoting educational equity and parent involvement, and his help in founding the Chicano Studies Department at SDSU.
Dates covered:
1968-2008
Language(s):
English; Spanish
Collection Size:
2.42 linear feet
For more information:
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Citation Sample:
Identification of item, folder title, box number, Rene Nunez Memorial Collection, Special Collections and University Archives, Library and Information Access, San Diego State University.
Collection policy:
This collection is open for research. The copyright interests in the materials found in this collection have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Special Collections and University Archives can only grant permission to publish materials for which it is the copyright holder.