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!

Fifth Annual AMIGOS LATINOS GALA

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!

FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT:
Mia Honaker 
Office of Latino, Asian, and Native American Affairs 
(937) 775-2798     
Email: mia.honaker@wright.edu
 

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)

Events

Monday, February 19, 11:30 am to 1 pm
Millett Hall Atrium
Wednesday, February 21, 5 pm to 7 pm
Email for Room Location
Wednesday, March 7, 5 pm to 7 pm
Email for Room Location

Staff

Julia Acosta, M.Ed.

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

Mia Honaker

Department:
Asian/Native American Ctr
Title:
Administrative Support Coordinator
Address:
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.