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Mexican Studies Courses:

Interested in taking a course on Mexican Studies? Take a look at the courses being offered CUNY wide.

Photo Credit: Matthew Smith

The Jaime Lucero Mexican Studies Institute at CUNY based at Lehman College
is honored to present:


México Maya

a performance by Dzul Dance.


Performances on:


Wednesday, October 8th at 8:00pm

Friday, October 10th at 8:00pm


Lovinger Theatre at Lehman College
(250 Bedford Park Blvd West, Bronx, NY 10468)


Purchase Your Tickets Here

México Maya explores the rich history of ancient Maya culture, Mexican heritage and the  immigrant experience of Mexicans in America. The choreography is also an illustration of  the physical, cultural and artistic journey of Artistic Director Javier Dzul.


Javier created México Maya in celebration of Dzul Dance's ten year anniversary. The world premiere of this work was presented at the Gerald Lynch Theater in New York City in May 2013.

*A portion of the ticket sale profits will support CUNY Becas.






El Grito: Mexico's Independence Day

Join Mano a Mano: Mexican Culture Without Borders and the CUNY Institute of Mexican Studies for the celebration of Mexico's Independence.


West Harlem Celebrates El Grito

Friday, September 12, 2014 at 6:00 pm

550 W. 155th Street, New York, NY 10032

(Between Amsterdam Ave. and Broadway) 




Conmemoración del 204 Aniversario de la Independencia de México


204th Anniversary of the Mexico's Independence


Sunday, September 14th from 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm

(Doors open at 3:00 pm)

Kingsbridge Armory

29 West Kingsbridge Road, Bronx, NY 10468



A Celebration of the Independence of Mexico


Join New York City Council Speaker, Ms. Melissa Mark-Viverito, New York City Public Advocate, Letitia "Tish" James, Council Members, Carlos Menchaca and Julissa Ferreras and the Black Latino and Asian Caucus of the New York City Council at a Celebration of the Independence of Mexico.

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 5:30pm

Council Chambers

City Hall

New York, NY 10007