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New Course Spring 2017: Not Just Black and White: Transcultural Stories of Latina Women in the U.S. – WGS 321A/621AG


Tuesdays/Thursdays 9:30 – 10:45 AM Dr. Ana León-Távora Approved for LALS credit

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 »

WF Chile Honors Program – Fall 2015

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Congratulations to the first group of students participating in the WF Chile Honors Program Fall 2015.  On Friday, November 20, 2015 they completed an intense semester by presenting the results of their research work to a group of faculty and guests that included Dr. Rogan Kersh (Provost, WFU), Dr. Kline Harrison (Associate Provost of Global […] Read more »

History 275: Modern Latin America

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This course will be offered during the Fall 2015 by Dr. Mir Yarfitz.  It is a survey of Latin-American history since independence, concentrating on the 20th. century.  Emphasizes race, gender, revolution, populism, dictatorship, resistance movements, and U.S.-Latin American relations.  Examines cultural artifacts from multiple genres.