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Center for Latino and Latin American Studies

CASA Latina

CASA Latina group photo

Casa Latina, an interdivisional collaboration uniting students, faculty, and staff, is a multicultural Living Learning Community (LLC) that welcomes all students who share an interest in Latina/o heritage and culture. Casa Latina will:

  • Provide a common academic experience through the Latino and Latin American studies program.
  • Create formal and informal activities that enrich students' academics and the University community.
  • Promote students' engagement with Latina/o populations and surrounding communities.
  • Transform Central Washington University into a culturally rich and receptive environment.
    Your future is Central. Tu futuro es Central.
  • Students involved in this program will be enrolled in LLAS 102, An Introduction to Latino and Latin American Studies.

Programs students have been involved with include:

  • Creating Casa Latina t-shirts
  • Trips to various Latino cultural events
  • Attendance at various CWU cultural events
  • Activities involving Cinco De Mayo and Dia De Los Muertos

For more information about Casa Latina, visit the Living Learning Communities page of the Housing Office:

Central CASA Latina