Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

Coronavirus and Latin America: The Response from Venezuela and Costa Rica

May 18th, 2020
5:30 PM

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Join us for an informal online conversation with leading scholars from the Center for Inter-American Policy and Research. Executive Director of CIPR, Ludovico Feoli and Richard Greenleaf Visiting Professor, Francisco Rodríguez will explore how Venezuela and Costa Rica have responded to the COVID-19 crisis. The program will focus on the implications of migration policies, economic systems and the larger effect on the communities themselves. The conversation is moderated by PhD candidate at the Stone Center for Latin American Studies, José Nico Cabrera-Schneider. The moderated conversation will be followed by questions from participants.

Please join us to learn more about the different responses from Latin America to COVID-19. This online webinar is open to all educators and students interested in gaining a different perspective to this pandemic.

Sponsored by Tulane University’s Stone Center for Latin American Studies and the Center for Latin American Studies at Vanderbilt University.

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Final Push Fridays: Graduate Research & Writing Support

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Every Friday from 10am-12pm CDT, The Latin American Library and Stone Center are co-hosting a virtual work-along for Latin Americanist graduate students to support each other in their research and writing goals. The Zoom meeting has two break-out options: participants may choose to troubleshoot research and methodological questions with an LAL librarian and/or work towards their writing objectives alongside a community of their peers. We hope you will join us when you can!

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 or call 504.865.5164.