Latino and Puerto Rican Studies, Minor

This program is offered by the Sociology Department

Program Description

A minor program in Latino and Puerto Rican studies prepares students with interdisciplinary knowledge and practical understanding of the social, economic, historical, and cultural conditions and impact of Latinos/as in the U.S. The program consists of a gateway introductory course in interdisciplinary Latino Studies (LTN 110), a capstone Individual Research Experience requirement (LTN 410), and 12 credits of electives, at least six of which must be at or above the 300 level.

Program Curriculum

Program Overview

A minor program in Latino and Puerto Rican studies prepares students with interdisciplinary knowledge and practical understanding of the social, economic, historical, and cultural conditions and impact of Latinos/as in the U.S. The program consists of a gateway introductory course in interdisciplinary Latino Studies (LTN 110), a capstone Individual Research Experience requirement (LTN 410), and 12 credits of electives, at least six of which must be at or above the 300 level.

Requirements (18 credits):

Total Credit Hours: 18

Faculty

Professors who teach Latino and Puerto Rican Studies, Minor

Stephen Adair
Professor
Sociology
Bassett Hall 317-06
860-832-2979
Christina Barmon
Assistant Professor
Sociology
Bassett Hall 317-04
(860) 832-3136
Bruce Day
Associate Professor
Sociology
Bassett Hall 317-01
860-832-3017
Christopher Doucot
Lecturer
Sociology
Bassett Hall 317
860-832-3135
Beth Frankel-Merenstein
Professor
Sociology
Bassett Hall 317-10
860-832-3174
Jessica Greenebaum
Professor
Sociology
Bassett Hall 317-08
860-832-2822
Charisse Levchak
Assistant Professor
Sociology
Bassett Hall 317-11
860-832-3141
Burton Levine
Lecturer
Sociology
Bassett Hall 317
860-832-3135
John Mitrano
Professor
Sociology
Bassett Hall 317-07
860-832-3145
John O'Connor
Associate Professor
Sociology
Bassett Hall 317-09
860-832-2975
A. Fiona Pearson
Professor, Department Chair
Sociology
Bassett Hall 317-05
860-832-3137
William Pilkington
Lecturer
Sociology
Bassett Hall 317
860-832-3135
Heather Rodriguez
Associate Professor
Sociology
Bassett Hall 317-03
860-832-2985
Heide Tarchini
Secretary
Sociology
Bassett Hall 317
860-832-3135
Patricia Yeaman
Lecturer
Sociology
Bassett Hall 317
860-832-3135