Student Leadership Development Courses

Student Leadership Development Courses - Winter 2021

Cultural Heroes Student Leadership Development

SLD 112 - This class will explore the concept of cultural heroes within the context of the Chicano/Latino experience. The class will explore the contributions and achievements of Chicano/Latinos in the Americas. We will survey the Chicano/Latino historical presence in the social, economic, political, and cultural landscape of the United States and identify socio-historic processes that serve to highlight or diminish Chicano/Latino contributions and achievements.

CRN: 35459 - Tuesday & Thursday 1:30pm-3:20pm - Virtual
Fulfills Cultural Literacy / Social Science Requirement
Instructor: Jim García, Chicano/Latino Student Program Coordinator
Office: Concepción “Connie” Mesquita Multicultural Center Building 1, Room 206
Phone: 541-463-5144
Email: garciaj@lanecc.edu

Post-Racial America, Challenges and Opportunities

SLD 103 - This course is designed to examine the current state of race relations and discourse on race in America in a "Post Civil Rights Era" environment. The course will examine the social issues facing African Americans, Latinos/Latinas, Native Americans, and other underrepresented minority populations.

CRN: 37080 - Tuesday & Thursday 11:00pm-12:30pm, Virtual 
Credit hours: 4
Instructor: Dr. Lawrence Rasheed, African American Student Program Coordinator
Office: Concepción “Connie” Mesquita Multicultural Center Building 1, Room 206-A
Phone: 541-463-5340
Email: rasheedl@lanecc.edu