About Alex Nuñez
Alex Nuñez is a graduate student originally from Chandler, Arizona. His interest lies in understanding the relationship between racial identity and sport in the United States, particularly among Mexican Americans. His professional experiences in the field have included serving as a Park Ranger with the National Park Service at the Mary McLeod Bethune Council House National Historic Site in Washington, DC, as well as a handful of roles in public programming with various museums, including the Smithsonian National Museum of American History.
Vincent Nava, Early Professional Baseball, and the Racial Experience of Mexican Americans (pre-dissertation project)
Images of America: Mexican American Baseball in Tucson (forthcoming co-authored publication)
BA History, University of Arizona '13
MEd Teaching and Teacher Education, University of Arizona '15