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​Center for Latino Studies

Mission Statement
To provide an academic space on the UHD campus that promotes and nurtures scholarship, creative work, and community engagement opportunities with a particular focus on the Latino communities in Houston, the United States, and abroad.


  1. To promote and nurture scholarship, creative work, and community engagement opportunities for UHD students, faculty, and visiting scholars and artists.
  2. To provide research opportunities for Student Scholars in the field of Latino/Hispanic/Latin American Studies.
  3. To facilitate educational events that support and are connected to the curriculum in the Latino Studies Track of the B.A. in Humanities.
  4. To build a vibrant community of visitors, faculty, students, Student Scholars, and community organizations that supports and collaborates with the Latino/Hispanic/Latin American community in Houston and beyond.

Visit Us
Center for Latino Studies
One Main Building

Events with Latinos in Mind

Apr 27 - Latina Power Purse Program
UHD, 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

May 23, 25-26 - Online Course Afro Latino-Music and Culture

Last updated 4/2/2019 3:48 AM