Latino Center

Home to the Latino Resource Center and Center for Latino American Studies. The mission of the LRC is to recruit Latino/a students to NIU, increase the retention rate of Latino/a students, and provide cultural, social and academic programs that enhance the quality of Latino/a student life.

515 Garden Rd, DeKalb, IL 60115


Upcoming Events

Interdisciplinary Centers Open House

Learn about interdisciplinary minors and majors.Enjoy food, snacks and live entertainment.Meet campus staff, faculty and make new friends!

8/29, 12 PM
Latino Center 25th Anniversary

Celebrate the Latino Center's 25th anniversary.

10/19, 9 AM
Ana Raquel Minian, Ph.D.

Ana Raquel Minian is an Associate Professor in the Department of History. Minian received a PhD in American Studies from Yale University. At Stanford...

11/4, 12:30 PM
Lila Fernandez

Please join CLLAS in celebrating the 10th anniversary of the NIU Latinx Oral History Project, with our annual conference Treinta y tres – on Latinx Oral...

11/21, 12 PM
Lilia Fernandez

Dr. Lilia Fernandez, Professor of History, University of Illinois at Chicago will deliver the Treinta y tres keynote on 10th anniversary of the NIU Latinx...

11/22, 12 PM

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Matilda left a positive review 9/17/2019

The speaker didn’t speak loudly enough so it was a lot of work straining my ears to catch what she was saying. Maybe in future there can be provision for a microphone. Content wise it was great

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Latino Center posted a photo 10/6/2017