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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Recent News

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.

March 19, 2020

Dr. Elena Foulis, senior lecturer in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese, received the Community Engaged Scholar Award for her work developing several initiatives, activities and courses that…

People Directory

Guisela Latorre
Interim Director, Center for Ethnic Studies Professor, Departments of History of Art and Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies
Pat Enciso
Professor, Department of Teaching and Learning, College of Education and Human Ecology
Paloma Martinez-Cruz
Associate Professor, Department of Spanish and Portuguese
Assistant Professor, College of Social Work