Now in its eighteenth year, the Latina/o Studies Fridays with Faculty luncheon seminar offers an opportunity for Latina/o and non-Latina/o students of all levels and disciplines to meet faculty and administrators from across the university for informal conversation about their current research/work ...Read More
Latina/o undergraduate or graduate students can rely on the Latinx Student Success Office (LSSO), housed in the Latina/o Studies Program (LSP), for academic as well as personal assistance. The LSSO Advisor helps students navigate and make connections throughout the university community, as well as develop realistic expectations and successful new habits. Connections facilitate students' transition to the rigorous academic programs and help them achieve that delicate balance between academic success and a full, healthy life outside the classroom.
Beyond the Classroom
There are over 35 Latina/o student organizations at Cornell University, including sororities and fraternities, as well as those related to national identity, the disciplines, the professions, the arts and entertainment.
Latina/o Studies Program News
AnnaBella Adragna is a sociology major.Read More
Luis Tamayo majors in sociology and Spanish.Read More
Cristina Maria Garcia, professor of history and Latino studies, comments on President Biden’s announcement that the U.S. will admit 100,000 Ukrainian refugees.Read More
The play, A Chicano's Guide to Navigation, written and directed by Cornell students will run from March 24-26, 2022 in the Black Box Theatre, Schwartz Center for the Performing Arts. The play is an inspirational story that follows the main character, Juan, who is trying to develop a presentation whe...Read More
A&S student Jorge Defendini '22, a new member of Ithaca's Common Council, is focusing on environment and housing issues.Read More