Meet The USLS Director

~ Meet our staff! ~

USLS Professor – Dr. Lucia Suarez 

Job Title: Associate Professor of Spanish and Latinx Studies and Director of the US Latino/a Studies  

Hometown: West New York, New Jersey 

Favorite food: Paella and sushi 

USLS course: USLS 211 (Intro to USLS), Latinx Memoirs, and Iowa Latinx Oral Histories. 

Why do I love the USLS program?

The USLS program connects students across campus to great classes, and amazing internships. The creative and inquisitive energy students share are positively contagious.