Central American Studies

  • Welcome to Central American Studies
  • Five images from CAS student event on 09/19/19
  • 2019 CAS Grads

Central American Studies

Welcome to Central American Studies

CAS Class of 2019

The Department of Central American Studies has a tri-fold mission: to empower the large and growing Central American community in the United States by promoting academic excellence, community involvement, and cultural diversity; to open spaces of global citizenship and dialogue between academia and society that contribute to the construction of a Central American transnational identity; and to promote an understanding and appreciation of the diverse Central American cultures, ethnicities, experiences, and worldviews from an interdisciplinary global perspective.

Upcoming Events

Sustainability Day 2019

Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 9:30am to 4:45pm

sust day flyer

This year's theme for Sustainability Day 2019 will be 'How Biodiversity Loss is Affecting Our Food, Land, Water & People.  Read more