Latino Studies

2020-2021 Degrees

The Latino Studies minor will provide students from departments across campus the opportunity to expand their understanding of economic, social and cultural relationships in an ever more globalized world. This cross-disciplinary minor includes courses from the fields of language, history, literature, sociology and political science. The minor is taught by faculty whose courses touch upon Latino culture, history, politics, language, and society.

Department Faculty


Richard Loosbrock, Ph.D.


  • Aaron Abeyta, M.F.A.
  • Mari Centeno, Ph.D.

Associate Professors

  • Eva Rayas Solis, Ph.D.
  • Nick Saenz, Ph.D.