As our world becomes smaller and our country more diverse, understanding the cultures, societies and ecologies of North, Central and South America, and the Caribbean is crucial for the next generation of young adults. This broad, interdisciplinary program explores current issues of power, human rights, social justice, development, sustainability, migration and transnational identities. The CLAS minor fulfills the ILC requirement and offers a regional specialization to students pursuing a multitude of different majors. Additionally, the CLAS minor ties directly to study abroad options in locations like Trinidad, Costa Rica and Spain.
Caribbean, Latin American and Latino Studies
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