Join us to Celebrate the 5th
Anniversary of the Tejano Monument on April 8, 2017

Join us for the Mexican American History Symposium on April 8 at the Texas General Land Office. The event will be a great chance to network and educate yourself about Tejano studies, and the symposium is part of the larger Tejano Heritage Celebration. This year marks the 5th anniversary of the unveiling of the Tejano Monument on the Capitol Grounds.

Listen to a distinguished roster of speakers and panelists, and afterward, enjoy free lunch, a ceremony and reception for the Tejano Monument, and live music.

It is free to attend, but you MUST enter your information in the form in order to RSVP for the morning symposium. So that we can ensure everyone who wants to go gets a spot, please enter the names of each person attending with your party as well. Space is limited and reservations will fill up fast, so grab your spot today!

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Schedule
Mexican American History Symposium - April 8, 2017 RSVP Required
Time: 9:30am-12:30pm
Location: Texas General Land Office Auditorium, Stephen F. Austin State Office Building, Room #170
1700 North Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78701
Parking Map: click here
More Information: contact brett.derbes@tshaonline.org
Tejano Monument Anniversary Ceremony No RSVP required for this event
Time: 2-2:45pm
Location: Tejano Monument on the State Capitol Grounds
More Information: contact mariasolis45@gmail.com
Tejano Monument Anniversary Reception No RSVP required for this event
Time: 3-4pm
Location: Capitol Extension, Legislative Conference Center, Room #E2.002
More Information: contact mariasolis45@gmail.com
Concert: The Evolution of Tejano Music No RSVP required for this event
Time: 12-2pm & 3-8pm
Location: TxDot parking lot at 11th and Congress Ave.
More Information: contact johnnycallelimon@sbcglobal.net
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Speakers
Emilio Zamora
The University of Texas at Austin
Jesús Francisco de la Teja
Texas State University
Walter Buenger
Texas A&M University
Governor Greg Abbott
Governor of Texas
Dr. Cayetano Barrera, M.D.
Tejano Monument Board Member
Richard Raymond
Texas House of Representatives
Performers
Group Aviso
Veronica Flores
Ram Herrera
Shelly Lares Band
Mario Macias
CONJUNTO BARAJA De ORO
Monica Saldivar
Big Band Tejano