LASER (Latinx Space for Enrichment and Research) was founded in 2009 to focus on scholarship and mentoring of Latinx students. It provides a forum for Ohio State faculty, staff, and students to build a scholarly community on campus and to prepare, recruit, and retain Latinx scholars from high school to college and on to graduate school.
In Search Of Latinos On TV
Frederick Luis Aldama, Distinguished University Professor at The Ohio State University, joins host Krys Boyd to talk about Latino representation on television – and about how too often that representation devolves into stereotypes.Read More
Frederick Aldama featured in NBC News story about "Coyote"
Borders cuts one population from another, says Aldama. And in mainstream American culture, the U.S.-Mexico border imposes itself as the racialization of immigrants.Read More