Latinx

Students of the Latinx Program sharing a meal together.

Welcome

Welcome to LatinX Programs! The Latinx Program Coordinator serves UNLV’s Latinx student community. They are responsible for creating programs, facilitating student workshops, and providing resources with the goal of affirming, educating, and empowering students. Specifically, the Program Coordinator leads university wide events such as the Latinx Heritage Month event and Latinx Activism Week events. They are also responsible for supporting UNLV's LatinX students and organizations through the LatinX History Month Planning Committee, Dia De Lxs Muertxs, Men of Color Initiatives, Cultural Leadership Retreat, and the LatinX Student Alliance. The Program Coordinator works with a team of 2 student LatinX Program Assistants who help execute programmatic responsibilities.

Alex Romero

Alex Romero

Meet the Coordinator

Alex Romero (he/him/his) currently serves as the LatinX Program Coordinator for Student Diversity and Social Justice. Alex has previously worked for Fraternity & Sorority Life, Leadership Programs and TRiO/ Student Support Services. Alex earned his Masters in Higher Education, along with a Bachelors in Mexican American Studies/Psychology from the University of Arizona.

Services & Programs

The following are key programs and services offered to UNLV students:

  • Latinx Student Alliance Meetings
  • Latinx Heritage Month Events
  • Latinx Activism Week Events
  • Dia De Lxs Muertxs

Resources

There are many resources and services available for student success at UNLV and our local community. The following is a sampling of those resources:

Off Campus