Student Ambassadors

The Center for Latino and Latin American Studies (CLLAS) seeks nominations and self-nominations from students to serve as student ambassadors.

Student ambassadors will meet each semester to:

  • Share their voices and ask questions about LATS courses and center programming
  • Share their experiences and provide feedback on ways we can improve the LATS minor and programming
  • Help plan academic and cultural events
  • Help organize promotional and outreach activities

Meeting Hours

Meetings will be held on Wednesdays from 3-4 p.m. in the Latino Center Library.


  • Must be enrolled in the LATS minor
  • Must have a minimum GPA of 2.5
  • Represent CLLAS at various events and activities:
    • Open houses and other recruitment events
    • Monthly visits to local high schools to participate in mentoring activities
    • Engagement with the Latinx Living/Learning Community

For more information, please contact Darius Jackson, Ed.D. at

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Center for Latino and Latin American Studies
Northern Illinois University
515 Garden Rd.
DeKalb, IL 60115

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