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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

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

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Upcoming Events

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. Participants in the Oct. 28 session will get the chance to read the short story “Ri töp chuqa’ ri kär”/“The Crab and the Fish” alongside its author, Mtra. Magda Sotz (aka Ixkamey).

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.

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. Nov. 12 is game day with Mtro. Edy Rene Guaján (aka Lajuj B’atz’)! Come prepared to play along and laugh.

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.

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.