Announcing the 2023 Award Winners for the Outstanding Undergraduate Project

From left to right: Allison Lake, Kat Sincuir, Iris Valenzuela, Patti Araiza-Merlin, and Jennifer Linares Espinoza


Kat Sincuir – Film: Y el amor triunfo

Jennifer Linares Espinoza – Essay: How have Coca Cola products impacted Mexico and its society which includes government, religions and cultures in the 21st century?

Iris Valenzuela – Booklet of poetry: La Chingona

Alison Lake – Film critique: Death of a Bureaucrat


Undergraduate Award Honorable Mentions

Patti Araiza-Merlin – Booklet of poetry: El American Dream

Rowan Glass – B.A. Honors Thesis: “Reweaving the Uaman Luar: Cultural Reproduction andContested Autonomies among the Kamëntšá”



Undergrad Resources

Latinx ARC

Latinx Studies Minor

Center for Undergraduate Research and Engagement

Affiliated Students of Undergraduate Research and Engagement

Latinx Male Alliance and Allies

Top Five Reasons to be a Latin American Studies Major

Top Five Reasons to be a Latinx Studies Minor