Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

Sara Kittleson

M.A. Alumna

Sara Kittleson graduated from the Stone Center’s MA program in Latin American Studies in August 2018. She also graduated from Grinnell College in 2012 with a B.A. in Anthropology. In 2009, she volunteered with the Living Tongues Institute for Endangered Languages to help create an online audio dictionary of the Sauk language, and in 2011 she spent 4 months in Bogotá, Colombia, where she did volunteer translation for Colombian anthropologists. In 2012, she accepted a placement through Lutheran Volunteer Corps managing a food bank and daily lunch program at El Centro de la Raza, a latino community center in Seattle, WA. Her research interests include indigenous languages, cultural rights, and information activism.