Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University


History Professor and PhD Candidate Receive US Foreign Relations Scholarly Honors

July 19th, 2021

Written by Riley Moran Tulane history professor Jana Lipman, and history PhD candidate Mira Kohl, both received scholarly honors from the Society for historians of…  read more

Associate Director of the Cuban and Caribbean Studies Institute Interviewed in Article about Cuban Protests

July 19th, 2021

“Written by Riley Moran” Carolina Caballero, of the Cuban and Caribbean Studies Institute at Tulane University, speaks to the political protests across Cuba this week.…  read more

Undergraduate Latin Americanist Awarded Gilman Scholarship

June 28th, 2021

Written by Kyle Young The Stone Center is proud to announce that Zoe Ortiz, one of our undergraduate Latin American Studies majors, has been awarded…  read more

Roxanne Dávila awarded Weiss Presidential Award

June 2nd, 2021

Written by Kyle Young The Stone Center is proud to announce that another one of our affiliated faculty members has been awarded the Suzanne and…  read more

Dr. Chouhy Publishes in The European Journal of Sociology

June 2nd, 2021

The moral life of econometric equations: Factoring class inequality into school quality valuations in Chile Abstract: Recent sociological scholarship on market design is ill-equipped to…  read more

25 Tulane Affiliates Participate in LASA 2021 Congress

May 24th, 2021

We are proud to announce that twenty-five Tulane affiliates will participate in the Latin American Studies Association’s 2021 annual congress. A diverse roster of Tulane…  read more

Stone Center Recognizes Outstanding Students in 2021 Awards Ceremony

May 17th, 2021

On Thursday, May 17, 2021, the Stone Center held its annual student awards ceremony in recognition of several 2021 graduates for their outstanding work and…  read more

Three SCLAS-Affiliated Faculty Recognized in School of Liberal Arts Faculty Awards

May 17th, 2021

The Stone Center is excited to announce that three of our affiliated faculty members have been recognized for their outstanding work by the School of…  read more

Dr. Nora Lustig Recently Cited in Two El Pais Articles

May 12th, 2021

El dilema de Latinoamérica: subir impuestos o el abismo de la deuda La pandemia ha hundido las arcas del bloque. – Cómo pagar los platos…  read more

"Reading Latina Voices" Book Group Helping Teachers Navigate COVID-Era Education

April 27th, 2021

During the Spring of 2021, The Stone Center has partnered with AfterCLASS and the New Orleans Public Library to put together a monthly book group,…  read more

PORTraits: Christopher Dunn (Portuguese at Tulane Video Series)

April 21st, 2021

Meet the PORTulane community! Dr. Christopher Dunn is the chair of Tulane’s Spanish and Portuguese Department and the current Executive Director of BRASA, the Brazilian…  read more

PORTraits: Jessica Glass (Portuguese at Tulane Video Series)

April 13th, 2021

Meet the PORTulane community! Jessica Glass is a Latin American Studies Ph.D. student now living and researching in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. She has been…  read more

Tulane Undergrads Present at Rollins College Symposium on Latin American and Latinx Studies

April 7th, 2021

Congratulations to our four Tulane participants at this Friday’s national Latin American and Latinx Studies Symposium sponsored by Rollins College: Seniors Riley Moran and Tess…  read more

PORTraits: Raleigh Kreis (Portuguese at Tulane Video Series)

March 29th, 2021

Meet the PORTulane community! Raleigh Kreis is a first-year student studying Political Economy and Finance through the Altman program. With a background in Spanish, she…  read more

PORTraits: Jonathan Gutmann (Portuguese at Tulane Video Series)

March 22nd, 2021

Meet the PORTulane Community! This week, we meet Jonathan Gutmann. Jonathan started studying Portuguese his first year at Tulane. He earned his degree in 2020…  read more






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Upcoming Events

Central America: People and the Environment Asynchronous Institute

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Register now for the ASYNCHRONOUS COURSE which opens up in July
Please note, the synchronous blended institute taking place June 14 – 25 is no longer accepting registrants.

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. It is not required to have participated in past institutes to join us.

The Stone Center for Latin American Studies at Tulane University is excited to host and coordinate this year’s institute. Tulane University and New Orleans are both unique and important places to explore the deep connections to Central America with a focus on people and environment. With presentations by leading historians and sociologists on Central America, environment and race we are excited to share the work and resources from presenters as well as the unique resources at Tulane.


NOW REGISTERING FOR THE ASYNCHRONOUS INSTITUTE For more information, please email or call 504.865.5164. Space is limited.