Latinx Stars in the Constellation of the Rising Star
Latinx Stars are Texas State University Faculty and Staff members who have been exceptional in the advancement of Latina/o/x in post-secondary education.
Awards will be presented during the HPN Convivencia.
Graduate students who are employed by the university can be nominated (i.e. instructional assistantships, research assistantships, assistantships, etc.).
Dr. Susana Villanueva Eguia Lis, Modern Languages Department/College of Liberal Arts
Dr. Laura Rodriguez Amaya, LBJ Institute for STEM Education and Research & College of Education
Ms. Michelle Monique Sotolongo Riquer, Honors College
Dr. Anna Moczygemba, University College
Dr. Araceli Martínez Ortiz, LBJ Institute for STEM Education and Research & College of Education
Dr. Tania Betancourt, Assistant Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry
Ms. Angelica Maldonado Barrera, Director of PACE Advising Services
Dr. Emilio Carranco, Director of the Student Health Center
Dr. Gloria Martinez, Associate Professor of Sociology
Dr. Ruben Garza, Professor of Curriculum & Instruction
Mr. Jesse Silva, Assistant Director of Student Diversity & Inclusion
Dr. Margarita M. Arellano, Associate Vice-President for Student Affairs & Dean of Students
Dr. Jaime Chahin, Dean of the College of Applied Arts
Dr. Jesus (Frank) De La Teja, Director of the Center for the Study of the Southwest, J.H. and C.E. Supple Professor of Southwestern Studies & Regents’ Professor of History
Dr. Miriam B. Echeverria, Professor of Modern Languages
Dr. Ana Juarez, Associate Professor of Anthropology
Mr. John A. Lopez, Associate Professor of Music, Latin Music Studies Coordinator
Dr. Israel Najera, Supervising Counselor, Counseling Center
Dr. M. Alejandra Sorto, Associate Professor of Mathematics