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Department of Ethnic Studies

Seeking answers to the most timely and important social justice issues, Ethnic Studies empowers every student with a vital understanding of their changing world.

About Our Program

We offer three new minors in Ethnic Studies:

  1. Minor in Asian American Studies
  2. Minor in African American Studies
  3. Minor in Latina/o/x Studies addition to the existing Ethnic Studies Major and Minor

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James Lai recently published his book Asian American Connective Action in the Age of Social Media (Temple University Press).

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Anna Sampaio's book Terrorizing Latina/o Immigrants: Race, Gender, and Immigration Politics in the Age of Security, received the 2016 American Political Science Award for the best new book in Latina/o politics.

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