Dr. Cynthia E. Orozco

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Professor, History and Humanities

Department: History, Humanities and Social Sciences
Office hours: Mon. & Wed, 8 a.m. – 12 p.m.; 3:45 – 5 p.m., and by appointment

Education: PhD from UCLA; BA from UT Austin

Background: ENMU-Ruidoso since 2000, teaching New Mexico History, U.S. History, Western Civilization, World Humanities, and Lincoln County HistoryBook cover photo, Mexican Americans in Texas History

About me: Co-editor, Mexican Americans in Texas History; Author, No Mexicans, Women or Dogs Allowed: The Rise of the Mexican American Civil Rights MovementAgent of Change: Adela Sloss-Vento, Mexican American Civil Rights Activist and Feminist in Texas (UT Press, forthcoming); Alonso S. Perales, Architect of Latino Destiny (Arte Publico Press, forthcoming); Associate editor, Latinas in the United States: An Book Cover photo No Mexicans Women or Dogs AllowedHistorical Encyclopedia

Author of over 100 encyclopedia entries;
Author of over 100 newspaper articles

Texas State Historical Association Fellow

Two-time Ford Foundation Fellow

New Mexico LULAC Educator of the Year