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The Latin American and Latino Studies Program was established to encourage the study of Latin American and Latino history, culture, geography, economics and politics. Working with students and a distinguished interdisciplinary faculty, the Program is committed to enhancing and advancing the understanding of and appreciation for Latin America and its people.

5th. Annual Latino Awareness Week

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Please, join Wake Forest Organization of Latin American Students (OLAS) in the celebration of the 5th. Annual Latino Awareness Week.  There is something for everyone!

Forbidden – Undocumented and Queer in Rural America

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Join us for for the screening of this documentary about the life of Moisés Serrano, activist and storyteller. The presentation will be followed by a Q & A session with Moisés Serrano and director Tiffany Rhynard. Thursday, March 24 @ 6:30 pm ZSR Auditorium

On Art and Curating: A Conversation with Elvia Rosa Castro

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Elvia Rosa Castro, art curator, art critic, and Detrás del muro collaborator, will present short videos by young Cuban artists and will talk about the art scene in Cuba. Wednesday, March 16 5:00 pm Greene Hall 145

Latino Mentoring Initiative

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Are you a sophomore? A Latin American and Latino Studies (LALS) Minor? Apply to become a mentor to Latino high school youth  from El Buen Pastor Latino Community Services (EBPLCS). This two-year mentoring program pairs qualified WFU juniors with EBLPCS juniors to engage in a meaningful relationship over the span of two years. WFU students […] Read more »