Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

Leadership Out of Disaster

March 10th, 2010
7:30 PM

Freeman Auditorium
Woldenberg Art Center
Tulane University

Tulane University Women’s Association Centennial Year presents “Leadership Out of Disaster” introducing The Disaster Resilience Leadership Academy.

Speakers include:

  • Dr. Michael Bernstein – Provost, Tulane University
  • Dr. Ky Luu – Executive Director, Disaster Resilience Leadership Academy
  • Dr. Charles Figley – Kurzweg Distinguished Chair, Disaster and Mental Health, School of Social Work
  • Dr. John McLachlan – Director, Tulane/Xavier Center for Bioenvironmental Reasearch
  • Dr. Nancy Mock – International Health and International Development, School of Public Health

This event is free and open to the public. Reception to follow.

For further Information, call or email:
(504) 866-2964/ or
(504) 891-9273/ or visit






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Upcoming Events

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.