Office of Latino, Asian, and Native American Affairs (LANA)

The Office of Latino, Asian, and Native American Affairs (LANA) exists on Wright State University's campus as a resource for past, current, and future students. We help these students thrive by recruiting, retaining, and connecting with Latino, Asian, and Native American faculty and staff members. We impact student lives by offering programming, support, friendships, and opportunities for the diverse student body we serve. The LANA Center is located in 154 Millett Hall and is open to the entire Wright State community. We invite you to stop in and connect with us!


Friday, April 6
6 p.m.
Wright State University Nutter Center

Awards * Dinner * Entertainment

Wright State University and the Office of Latino, Asian, Native American Affairs (LANA) invite you to our fifth annual Amigos Latinos Gala on April 6 at the Wright State University Nutter Center! Enjoy a night of festive music performed by Son Del Caribe, dancing, and an array of Latino dishes, all while supporting the success of Latino students at Wright State.

$75 per ticket, or you can have the chance to sponsor a table to show your support for Latino students! 

Our very own President Schrader will attend! 

Click here to REGISTER NOW!

Mia Honaker 
Office of Latino, Asian, and Native American Affairs 
(937) 775-2798     

DACA Support

Wright State University President support

Ohio’s Public University Presidents stand united (PDF) in opposition to the Trump Administration’s announcement regarding the termination of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.

Faculty Senate Support

Support For Beneficiaries of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Program (PDF)

Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

PDF iconDeferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Frequently Asked Questions (PDF)


Tuesday, March 27, 5 pm to 6:30 pm
Stein Galleries, Creative Arts Center
Thursday, March 29, 10 am to 2 pm
Student Union Atrium
Friday, March 30, 7 pm to 10 pm
Atlantis - 157 Student Union


Julia Acosta, M.Ed.

Latino Affairs
Director, Latino, Asian, and Native American Affairs
Student Union 186, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Mia Honaker

Asian/Native American Ctr
Administrative Support Coordinator
Millett Hall 154, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Wonshin Choi

Graduate Student
Student college:
College of Liberal Arts
Student major:
Social Work

About the Director

Wright State University named Julia Acosta Director of the Office of Latino Affairs in January 2017. Previously, she worked in an academic unit within the areas of recruitment, retention, programming, career development, social media, and serving student needs are among her talents. During her time as coordinator, she was involved in the Office of Latino Affairs, as the Club Advisor to the student organization on campus, Amigos Latinos Student Association (ALSA). Acosta was a part of the “Latino Dream Team” in 2008.