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Latin American Studies

Latin American Studies is a multidisciplinary program that brings together courses focusing on the history, literature, culture, geography, political economy, and social organization of Latin America.

Designed to increase awareness and understanding of Latin American peoples, environments, and cultures, Latin American Studies helps students to enrich their understanding of world cultures and of the complexity of cultural diversity in a changing world.

Day of the Dead
Day of the Dead is a Latin American and Latino holiday with Pre-Hispanic origins, and is a beautiful, spirited, and reverent holiday.
Courses that count toward the Latin American Studies minor
The minor draws its faculty from across the university.
How to Apply
Find out how to add a minor in Latin American Studies.
About Latin American Studies
More about Latin American Studies.
  • Latin American Studies
  • Keith Annex, Room 109
    390 Pratt Hall
    Indiana, PA 15705
  • Phone: 724-357-2683
  • Fax: 724-357-3810
  • Office Hours
  • Call for an appointment:
  • 724-357-2683
  • Or e-mail
  • Or call Political Science Dept. at 357-2290 to ask for Dr. Wheeler's office hours