Services

The Latino Resource Center building offers a computer lab, conference room, smart classroom, study/library area, student lounge and wireless Internet.

Computer Lab*

The computer lab is equipped with 10 computers. The lab is open Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursday from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. during the academic year. The computer lab is an Anywhere Printing site.

Conference Room*

When the Latino Resource Center and Center for Latino and Latin American Studies (CLLAS) are not holding meetings/events, students are encouraged to use the space to host meetings or study. The conference room holds a capacity of 10.

Smart Classroom*

Since it is a shared space, the LRC coordinates the use of the smart classroom with CLLAS to host school site visits, speakers, classes and/or events. Student organizations typically reserve their evening meetings in the smart classroom. The smart classroom holds a capacity of 55. No food or drinks (except water) are allowed in the room.

Student Library*

The library includes collections in the fields of Latino history and Colonial and Modern Latin American Studies. Hours are Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Student Lounge*

The student lounge is an area used for studying, hosting meetings and/or events. It holds a capacity of 25-30.

Note: The building hours during the semester break may be different.

To reserve the conference room, smart classroom and/or student lounge for a meeting and/or event, contact either Lisa Vargen, LRC office support associate, at 815-753-1986, or Ann Nelson, CLLAS office support specialist, at 815-753-1531 to check availability and fill out a reservation form (PDF). Please print your request form and bring it to the Latino Center for approval.

Contact Us

515 Garden Road
DeKalb, IL 60115
815-753-1986

Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday by appointment

Luis Santos-Rivas
lsantosrivas@niu.edu
Lisa Vargen
lvargen@niu.edu

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