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2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Latino and Latin American Studies Program

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College of Arts and Humanities
Hebeler Hall, room 202

Interim Director
Mark Meister, PhD

Daniel Beck, PhD, biology
Masonya Bennet, PhD, africana and black studies
Veronica Cano, PhD, lae and justice
Xavier Cavazos, MFA, English
Joan Cawley-Crane, MA, art
Bobby Cummings, PhD, English
Elvin Delgado, PhD, geography
Jason Dormady, PhD, history
Susana Flores, PhD, education
Cesar Garcia, PhD, communications
Gilberto Garcia, PhD, political science
Steve Hackenberger, PhD, anthropology
Koushik Ghosh, PhD, economics
Nicole Jastremski, PhD, anthropology
Paul Knepper, PhD, law and justice
Arthur Manjarrez, MS, professional advising
Eric Mayer, PhD, Spanish, world languages
Stella Moreno, PhD, Spanish, world languages
Nelson Pichardo, PhD, sociology
Sterling Quinn, PhD, geography
Rodrigo Rentería-Valencia, PhD, anthropology
Craig Revels, PhD, geography
Toni Sipic, PhD, economics
Chris Schedler, PhD, English
Stefanie Wickstrom, PhD, political science

Kindra Martin, administrative assistant

Program Information
The Latino and Latin American Studies Program (LLAS) seeks to engage CWU students, faculty, staff, and local communities in a study of Latino and Latin American experiences, peoples, and cultures. The LLAS minor provides students with broad, interdisciplinary training in the economic, social, political, and cultural realities of Latino and Latin American peoples. The minor will be extremely valuable for those pursuing careers in business, government, social work, law and justice, and teaching that require engagement with Latino communities in the United States, as well as for those who wish to travel and work in Latin America. Moreover, the Latino and Latin American Studies minor may also serve as preparation for graduate study in multiple academic or professional fields.

Program Outcomes
For information on program outcomes, please go to: www.cwu.edu/mission/assessment-improvement/slo-assessment-plans

Course Offerings
Frequency of course offering information can be found at the department website: www.cwu.edu/latino-latin-american or by contacting the department directly.


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      Latino and Latin American Studies (LLAS)

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