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The research group MEGA held a virtual workshop Nov. 5

November 22nd, 2021

On November 5, CIPR hosted a virtual workshop for the members of the research group Mobilization, Extractivism and Government Action (MEGA). MEGA is an interdisciplinary…  read more

Tulane graduate Juan Carlos Monterrey Gomez leads youth movement in COP26

November 18th, 2021

Tulane graduate Juan Carlos Monterrey Gomez represented Panama at the age of 29 in the COP26, the 26th climate conference held by the United Nations.…  read more

Tulane scholars honored at first Research, Scholarship and Artistic Achievement Awards ceremony

November 17th, 2021

Written by Riley Moran Tulane University’s Office of Research hosted the inaugural Tulane University Research, Scholarship and Artistic Achievement Awards Thursday, November, 4th. The research…  read more

Stone Center announces courses with relevant Latin American content

November 10th, 2021

The Stone Center has released a list of courses with Latin American content across many disciplines at Tulane. !http://stonecenter.tulane.edu/uploads/ORANGE_CLASSES_11X17_(1)-1636568288.jpg! All these courses, and many more,…  read more

Stone Center and CCSI sponsor several New Orleans Film Festival films

October 28th, 2021

Written by Riley Moran It’s that time of year again! The Stone Center for Latin American Studies and The Cuban and Caribbean Studies Institute have…  read more

Tulane research team examines the relationship between food insecurity and food assistance programs in Peru

October 28th, 2021

This story was originally published by the School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, written by Rebecca O’Malley Gipson “A Tulane team of researchers examined…  read more

Welcome Reception

October 27th, 2021

Post-Doc Reception Kicks Off a Year of Activities at the Stone Center The Center for Interamerican Policy and Research and Stone Center communities came together…  read more

Tulane ecologist recruiting students for new scholars' program in Ecuador

October 20th, 2021

Written by Riley Moran This article was originally published in the Tulane News, by Barri Bronston. For more than a decade, Jordan Karubian, an ecologist…  read more

PORTa-voz: Megwen Loveless

October 8th, 2021

What’s your favorite word in Portuguese? Get to know to the PORTulane community through the PORTa-voz video series. Megwen Loveless is the director of the…  read more

PORTa-voz: Julie Cornfield

October 8th, 2021

What’s your favorite word in Portuguese? Get to know to the PORTulane community through the PORTa-voz video series. Julie Cornfield is a Tulane senior studying…  read more

Ethnobotanist Dr. Mark Plotkin to Give Lecture on Amazon and New Orleans

October 6th, 2021

The following story was published as a Tulane Today article, written by Jack Leslie. “The Tulane Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology is honored to…  read more

Alum Jesús Ruiz Publishes Piece on Haitian Refugees in the Washington Post

October 6th, 2021

Written by Riley Moran. Jesús Ruiz, 2020 Tulane PhD graduate in Latin American Studies, published a piece in the Washington Post today titled “Haiti is…  read more

Stone Center alum Alejandra Marks receives Wenner Gren grant, publication in North American Congress on Latin America

October 4th, 2021

Stone Center alum Alejandra Marks (MA ’17) was awarded a Wenner Gren dissertation grant for her multi-sited research on abortion activism and reproductive care in…  read more

Radiocarbon Dating Reveals Machu Picchu Older than Historians Thought

September 15th, 2021

Written by Riley Moran The famous Incan landmark and popular tourist destination, Machu Picchu, was once the estate of an Incan emperor called Pachacuti, who…  read more

Venezuela's negotiations require international support - and realistic expectations

August 13th, 2021

Venezuela’s negotiations require international support – and realistic expectations By: David Smilde, Geoff Ramsey, Keith Mines and Steve Hege, Opinion Contributors Against the odds, there…  read more

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Kaqchikel Language Table

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Join Kaqchikel learners and speakers at all levels to practice your language skills at this bi-monthly conversation table. It’s the holiday season on Dec. 2. Join Mtro. Marco Antonio Guaján (aka Mokchewan) to compare your favorite holiday celebrations.

Link to join: https://tulane.zoom.us/j/93988469399?pwd=bkk3eDIzOEhQVjVEV1ZxTHFDTnJvQT09

This event is co-sponsored by the Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies at the University of Kansas.