We offer a Minor and a Graduate Specialization with critical analysis of the experiences, histories, and cultures of the multiethnic, multiracial, and multilingual population of U.S. Latina/os.

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March 30, 2021

Center for Ethnic Studies invites eligible undergraduates and graduates to apply for the CES Interdisciplinary Programs Scholarship. The Scholarship is designed to support students who are…

September 16, 2020

Latina/o Studies Program affiliate Frederick Luis Aldama (Department of English) and Christopher González of Utah State won first place for the Best Nonfiction Multi-Author section of the 2020…

June 22, 2020

The Latina/o Studies Program extends congratulations to affiliates Elizabeth Fitzgerald, Elena Foulis, Glenn Martinez, and Paloma Martinez Cruz, along with director Inés Valdez for their recent…

May 13, 2020

Latina/o Studies is pleased to announce Professor Paloma Martines-Cruz, Marie Lerma, Victoria Barbosa Olivo, Gabrielle Elders, and Lucero Galan as the recipient of Latina/o Studies Awards.

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Program Director, Latina/o Studies; Associate Professor, Department of Political Science
Frederick Luis Aldama
Arts & Humanities Distinguished Professor, Department of English; Professor, Department of Spanish and Portuguese
Yolanda Zepeda
Assistant Vice Provost, Office of Diversity and Inclusion
Miranda Martinez
Associate Professor, Department of Comparative Studies