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Places to Visit!
- Chicano Park (located beneath the San Diego-Coronado Bridge in Barrio Logan, a predominantly Mexican American and Mexican-immigrant community in central San Diego, California) -- For great informatino, images of murals, and a virtual tour, see San Diego State University's MAS 350B: Mexican American Studies - Chicano History Class's website on the History of Chicano Park
Border Resources Created in San Diego
BorderBase is a bilingual directory of organizations, agencies, and institutions that conduct work along the California-Baja border produced by SANDAG (San Diego's Regional Planning Agency). It includes contact information, project descriptions, and links to government agencies, non-profit organizations, and academic institutes.
Institute for Regional Studies of the Californias
San Diego State University's forum for research on the United States-Mexican border region. Provides access to information about transborder environmental issues, policy perspectives, quality of life, and sustainable development.
University of San Diego (USD) Trans-Border Institute
Promotes dialogue, understanding, and collaboration to address transnational issues among the peoples of the Unites States, Mexico and beyond.
The Border EcoWeb was developed by the Institute for Regional Studies of the Californias, along with the EPA, to facilitate public access to environmental information regarding the U.S.-Mexico border.
UCSD Centers and Institutes Focusing in part on Border Studies