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The interdisciplinary minor in Latin American and Latino studies is built on an historical, cultural, literary, sociological and political understanding of the Spanish, Portuguese and French-speaking regions of the Americas. Students will come to appreciate the diversity of Latin American and U.S. Latino experiences by studying Latin Americans from all countries, including the United States.

Fall 2024 Course Listings

Learn about the wonders of Latin America next semester!

  • CM346     International Communication

  • HS227      Introduction to Modern Latin America

  • FR333      Caribbean Identities in Movement

  • PO303      Latin American Politics

  • SN104      Intermediate Spanish II

  • SN201       Spanish Composition and Conversation

  • SN203       Introduction to Reading Literature

  • SN382      Latin American Short Story

  • SN369      Novo-Hispanic Perspectives

  • TH265      World Christianity         

Hear from our Scholars

Olivia LaGreca, '24; Gabriel Gómez, '26; and Patrick Boyle, '25 share their experiences in the Latin American and Latino Studies program: 

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Margarita Jácome
Program Director
Professor of Spanish and Latin American Studies
Maryland Hall 351G