Name: Tongtong Wu Major: Psychology Minor: Latin American Studies Advisors: Michelle Colvin (Advisor), Grit Herzmann (Second reader) The COVID-19 pandemic has been disastrous to […]
Minor in Latin American Studies at The College of Wooster Latin American Studies is a multidisciplinary approach to Latin America and the Hispanic Caribbean, with Spanish and/or Portuguese language study and off-campus study that gives students a deep knowledge of the area. Students who minor in Latin American Studies spend a summer, semester, or year studying in a department-approved study-abroad program. This firm grounding in the history, cultures, and languages of Latin America allows students from any major to bring a wider global perspective to their work.
Wayne Cornelius ’67 volunteers time during pandemic
Wayne Cornelius ’67 recognized by Latin American Studies Association for lifetime achievement
Contributing courses are not restricted to the region’s geographic limits but also include the experiences of diasporic communities as well as courses that provide a broader theoretical perspective to help students understand Latin Americans’ diverse lived experiences.
This firm grounding in the history, cultures, and languages of Latin America will allow students from any major to bring a wider global perspective to their disciplinary projects.