Robert Romero

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CHICANO 10A
Introduction to Chicana/Chicano Studies: History and Culture Full Profile > 3.2 Overall 4.2 Easiness 4.0 Workload 3.5 Clarity 3.6 Helpfulness
I enjoyed this class so much! Professor is a great guy and is always down for his students' success. Its also a great introduction to [email protected] studies. T... (Fall Quarter 2014)
CHICANO 10A
Introduction to Chicana/Chicano Studies: History and Culture See Full Profile

Overall 3.2 Easiness 4.2 Workload 4.0 Clarity 3.5 Helpfulness 3.6

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I enjoyed this class so much! Professor is a great guy and is always down for his students' success. Its also a great introduction to [email protected] studies. Take this class!

(Fall Quarter 2014)
CHICANO 100SL
Barrio Service Learning Full Profile > 2.6 Overall 3.9 Easiness 3.3 Workload 2.3 Clarity 3.0 Helpfulness No reviews have been written yet.
CHICANO 100SL
Barrio Service Learning See Full Profile

Overall 2.6 Easiness 3.9 Workload 3.3 Clarity 2.3 Helpfulness 3.0

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CHICANO 131
Barrio Popular Culture Full Profile > 2.2 Overall 3.8 Easiness 3.2 Workload 2.8 Clarity 3.2 Helpfulness
Easiest classes at UCLA. Do not take if you expect to learn anything, but only if you need an easy GPA booster. (Nov. 3, 2011)
CHICANO 131
Barrio Popular Culture See Full Profile

Overall 2.2 Easiness 3.8 Workload 3.2 Clarity 2.8 Helpfulness 3.2

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Easiest classes at UCLA. Do not take if you expect to learn anything, but only if you need an easy GPA booster.

(Nov. 3, 2011)
CHICANO 143
Mestizaje: History of Diverse Racial/Cultural Roots of Mexico Full Profile > 2.7 Overall 3.8 Easiness 4.0 Workload 2.5 Clarity 3.0 Helpfulness
One of the most useless and incompetent professors I have ever taken in UCLA, Professor Romero spent almost 2 hours of class time looking at his notes a... (June 29, 2010)
CHICANO 143
Mestizaje: History of Diverse Racial/Cultural Roots of Mexico See Full Profile

Overall 2.7 Easiness 3.8 Workload 4.0 Clarity 2.5 Helpfulness 3.0

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One of the most useless and incompetent professors I have ever taken in UCLA, Professor Romero spent almost 2 hours of class time looking at his notes and powerpoint as a way of lecturing about Chicano/Chicana issues. For a guy who lectures about his research, he just seemed like he did not know anything about it! Yes, I found the material to be interesting but having him as the professor for the class just did not match. I appreciated how easy the assignments (expert reading 10%, 5 page paper 30%, 6-8 page paper 60%) were, but I can't believe that in the end he made a mistake in my grade. It has taken me 2-3 weeks to get my grade to change and at least 5 unanswered emails before he actually did something about it. My grade had reflected that, I did not turn in one of the assignments. But low and behold he lost one of my assignments. Now I understand making mistakes, but the slow process just makes me skeptical that he even cared to change it in the first place.

Advice: If you are looking to take an easy A class, this is the class for you. Don't attend lecture, turn in your assignments on time and hope for the best that he does not make a mistake on grading you.

(June 29, 2010)
CHICANO 150
Affirmative Action: History and Politics Full Profile > 2.5 Overall 3.3 Easiness 3.3 Workload 2.7 Clarity 2.7 Helpfulness No reviews have been written yet.
CHICANO 150
Affirmative Action: History and Politics See Full Profile

Overall 2.5 Easiness 3.3 Workload 3.3 Clarity 2.7 Helpfulness 2.7

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CHICANO 151
Human Rights in Americas Full Profile > 2.8 Overall 3.4 Easiness 3.6 Workload 2.6 Clarity 2.2 Helpfulness
took the affirmative action course 150, winter 2013. Romero is quite the advocate. Sometimes i felt (along with several of my friends who took this co... (April 1, 2013)
CHICANO 151
Human Rights in Americas See Full Profile

Overall 2.8 Easiness 3.4 Workload 3.6 Clarity 2.6 Helpfulness 2.2

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took the affirmative action course 150, winter 2013.

Romero is quite the advocate. Sometimes i felt (along with several of my friends who took this course with me) that he pushes his liberal agenda on students. Several instances where he makes you feel bad for being middle class. I remember one lecture during the quarter he was talking about the 11 million illegal latinos there are in america and how they should ALL be given citizenship. I dont know about all that.

Overall his class was really boring. You read court cases off a powerpoint and take two tricky quizzes that ull prob end up getting B's on. The take home final is 60%, and we still havnt recieved our grade for the class (its been 11 days already..)

Romero in my opinion is racist towards white people. I really hated going to class because of this, i really did not enjoy hearing his racist agenda. UCLA shouldnt have professors that make you feel this way.

(April 1, 2013)
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CHICANO 169
Representations of Indigenous Peoples in Americas Full Profile > 2.8 Overall 3.6 Easiness 3.8 Workload 2.0 Clarity 2.0 Helpfulness
Chicano 10A An very easy and straightforward class. He would read his lecture off the slide but then he would add some of his personal stories or stori... (Dec. 20, 2012)
CHICANO 169
Representations of Indigenous Peoples in Americas See Full Profile

Overall 2.8 Easiness 3.6 Workload 3.8 Clarity 2.0 Helpfulness 2.0

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Chicano 10A

An very easy and straightforward class. He would read his lecture off the slide but then he would add some of his personal stories or stories he heard from news into lecture. papers were not that bad as long as u let ur ta proofread ur paper. definitely an easy A

(Dec. 20, 2012)
CHICANO 178
Latinas/Latinos and Law: Comparative and Historical Perspectives Full Profile > 2.4 Overall 3.6 Easiness 3.3 Workload 2.6 Clarity 2.9 Helpfulness
Quite easy class. The topics discussed are very interesting, yet he makes them boring and a burden to read about them. The class has a combination of co... (Jan. 9, 2012)
CHICANO 178
Latinas/Latinos and Law: Comparative and Historical Perspectives See Full Profile

Overall 2.4 Easiness 3.6 Workload 3.3 Clarity 2.6 Helpfulness 2.9

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Quite easy class. The topics discussed are very interesting, yet he makes them boring and a burden to read about them. The class has a combination of court cases and a book. Only two quizzes and a take-home essay as a final. Just take excellent notes and go to class because he does not upload any lecture notes.

(Jan. 9, 2012)
CHICANO 191
Variable Topics Research Seminars: Chicana and Chicano Studies Full Profile > 2.5 Overall 3.5 Easiness 3.5 Workload 2.2 Clarity 2.8 Helpfulness No reviews have been written yet.
CHICANO 191
Variable Topics Research Seminars: Chicana and Chicano Studies See Full Profile

Overall 2.5 Easiness 3.5 Workload 3.5 Clarity 2.2 Helpfulness 2.8

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