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Professor Dunn awarded NEH Fellowship for book project on Brazilian musician Tom Zé

January 29th, 2020

Story by Erika Pettersen, Stone Center graduate student and Publicity Assistant The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has awarded Christopher Dunn, Professor and Chair…  read more

From Tulane News: Project Ecuador saves species, opens world to Tulane students

January 21st, 2020

This story originally appeared on the Tulane News website and was written by Barri Bronston. Jordan Karubian has been conducting tropical research in northwest Ecuador…  read more

From the School of Liberal Arts - The Paquete: Transforming Media Ecology

January 17th, 2020

This story originally appeared on the Tulane University School of Liberal Arts website and was written by Emily Wilkerson. This spring, Laura-Zoe Humphreys, a professor…  read more

LAST 4000 Career Speaker Series connects current students with recent alumni

January 15th, 2020

Story by Erika Pettersen, Stone Center graduate student and Publicity Assistant Each Fall, LAST 4000—the capstone seminar for graduating seniors in the Latin American Studies…  read more

Stone Center Summer Program Applications Now Open

January 10th, 2020

Applications for the Stone Center summer programs in Cuba, Brazil, and Guatemala are now open to Tulane and non-Tulane students at all levels. Please visit…  read more

Desigualdad y descontento social en América Latina

January 8th, 2020

Es posible que no estemos midiendo bien la inequidad. Mientras esto ocurra tendremos una mirada parcial y sesgada Nora Lustig A raíz de la oleada…  read more

Venezuela's Opposition Finds an Air Pocket

January 8th, 2020

But its best hope of unseating an illegal regime still lies at the negotiating table. Mac Margolis For months now, Venezuelan politics has been trapped…  read more

The Latin American Library welcomes three recipients of the 2019 - 2020 Richard E. Greenleaf Fellowship

January 7th, 2020

The Latin American Library is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2019-2020 Richard E. Greenleaf Fellowship. Out of 52 applications from 11 different countries…  read more

Teaching Latin America at the National Council for the Social Studies Annual Conference

December 19th, 2019

Story by Erika Pettersen, Stone Center graduate student and Publicity Assistant Last month, the Latin American Resource Center (LARC) participated in the National Council for…  read more

From the School of Liberal Arts: Linking Academic Research and Community Work Through Technology

December 18th, 2019

This story originally appeared on the Tulane University School of Liberal Arts website and was written by Emily Wilkerson. “There is a huge discrepancy between…  read more

Upon Havana's 500th anniversary, Prof. Lupe García examines the city's built environment and Cuba's legacy of slavery

November 26th, 2019

“Rutas/Routes” by Associate Professor of History Guadalupe García was published on November 14th by PLATFORM, an online forum for discussions on the buildings, landscapes, and…  read more

From the School of Liberal Arts: Student Conference on Latin America Celebrates 17th Anniversary

November 22nd, 2019

This story originally appeared on the Tulane University School of Liberal Arts website and was written by Emily Wilkerson. Each year the Tulane University Student…  read more

Power Paola engages young New Orleans writers with the art of the graphic novel

November 18th, 2019

Story by Erika Pettersen, graduate student and Publicity Assistant Earlier this month, Colombian writer, visual artist, and filmmaker Power Paola participated in the Stone Center’s…  read more

Dr. Carol Wise Presentation Summary

November 14th, 2019

For the third presentation of the 2019 Fall Speaker Series, CIPR welcomed Dr. Carol Wise, an Associate Professor of International Relations at the University of…  read more

Protestas en Chile

November 11th, 2019

El “milagro chileno” choca con la realidad El coste de la vida, los sueldos, las pensiones y los sistemas de salud y educación se imponen…  read more

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Online Summer Book Group for K-12 Educators

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For pre-service, early career and veteran teachers who love reading and learning through literature who want to explore award-winning books for the middle and early high school classrooms. Join us as we read four books that explore stories of coming-of-age from multiple perspectives. Participants will receive a copy of each book and participate in an open discussion with other K-12 educators. We will launch the book group with The Other Half of Happy. The group will meet online and explore the real story behind this award-winning book with the author Rebecca Balrcárcel. Join us this summer as we discover new stories and books for your classroom.

Register here for $15 (includes all 4 books).

All online Zoom meetings are at 7:00 PM CST.

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Sponsored by the Stone Center for Latin American Studies and AfterCLASS at Tulane University. For more information, please email crcrts@tulane.edu.

Central America, People and the Environment Educator Institute 2021

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This summer educator institute is the third institute in a series being offered by Tulane University, The University of Georgia and Vanderbilt University. This series of institutes is designed to enhance the presence of Central America in the K-12 classroom. Each year, participants engage with presenters, resources and other K-12 colleagues to explore diverse topics in Central America with a focus on people and the environment.

While at Tulane, the institute will explore the historic connections between the United States and Central America focusing on indigenous communities and environment while highlighting topics of social justice and environmental conservation. Join us to explore Central America and teaching strategies to implement into the classroom.

Additional details and registration will be available in the late fall 2020. For more information, please email dwolteri@tulane.edu or call 504.865.5164.