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Latina/o Studies

Understand, Engage, Transform

The Latina/o Studies (LTST) program provides an expansive offering of courses designed to train a new generation of scholars and professionals.  Representing the largest ethnic minority in the United States, Latina/o culture and is an important area of investigation. As such, the reflections of unique local experiences, regional characteristics, and national presence of the Latina/o identity is integrated into the program.

By allowing students to gain a more dynamic, inclusive, and conceptual knowledge of social issues, the curriculum and undergraduate minor program offered in the Latina/o Studies program enhances the education of students in any discipline. Above all, the LTST program seeks to help students succeed in their University studies and prepare them for scholarship training, professional careers, leadership positions, work with Latina/o populations, and an understanding of a multicultural population, transnational society, and a global economy.

Special Programs

Wyoming Latina Youth Conference

A non profit organization dedicated to empowering young latinas.

CiCi Aragon and Student

Student Organizations

Students can participate in Student Organizations that celebrate diversity and inclusion.

Dia de Los Muertos

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the Latina/o Studies Advisory board


The Latina/o Studies program is privileged to have many prominent members of the community and state advising the direction of the program, and offering insight and support. 

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Contact Us

School of Culture, Gender & Social Justice | Latina/o Studies
Phone: (307) 766-2733
1000 E. University Ave., Dept. 4297
Laramie, WY 82071

School of Culture, Gender & Social Justice 

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