Dr. Joseph U. Lenti has taught Latin American History at Eastern Washington University in Cheney, WA since 2010. Since arriving to EWU, he has worked to expand the profile of Latin American history on campus by devising new undergraduate and graduate courses in the discipline and by advising M.A. theses and research projects. Additionally, he has hosted faculty, student, and visiting scholars' research presentations, public forums, and has created programs that enabled students to visit Cuba and Costa Rica in conjunction with courses he gave. Lastly, as the coordinator of the Latin American certificate program, Lenti encourages students to make a multidisciplinary assessment of the region a central component of their education.
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