Being Latinx at a Predominately White Institution

The whole point of this blog was to talk about my experiences at a PWI and as you've seen, they've been mostly positive, but I wanted to see what someone else's experiences have been like. I reached out to Adrian Cruz who is a first-generation Latino student. (If you can't remember, I described myself as a… Continue reading Being Latinx at a Predominately White Institution

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Latino, Hispanic, and Nationality: A Breakdown

According to Merriam-Webster Dictionary, Latino is defined as "a person of Latin American origin." In the Spanish language, words are gendered feminine (ends with -a) or masculine (ends with -o) so Latino means a male of Latin American origin meanwhile Latina means a female of Latin American origin. Latinx is the gender-inclusive word used to address the entire Latin American… Continue reading Latino, Hispanic, and Nationality: A Breakdown