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Departmental Undergraduate Group

The Latin American and Caribbean Studies Departmental Undergraduate Group (DUG) is a student-run group focused on Latin American and Caribbean Studies at Brown. All students are welcome to attend and participate in the DUG regardless of concentration.

This year’s DUG leader is Heidy Mejia-Puerta '22. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact them at heidy_mejia-puerta@brown.edu.

Heidy Mejia-Puerta '22 (she/they) is a senior from Hermiston, Oregon who is studying Education and Latin American and Caribbean Studies. Heidy has focused on making academic works more accessible to the broader Latinx community and hopes to continue this work after graduation