Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

Día de los Muertos Sugar Skull Workshop & Book Reading

October 30th, 2010
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location
The Pebbles Center
New Orleans Public Library
913 Napoleon Ave

Book Reading and Skull Making Workshop with Cynthia Ramirez

Come celebrate Day of the Dead (Día de los Muertos) or as it is known in New Orleans, ‘€œAll Souls Day.‘€ This event is free and open to the public. As part of our fall book reading program at the Pebbles Center, please join us in a reading about Day of the Dead followed by a sugar skull making workshop for kids ages 3-5. Admission is free of charge and open to the public. This event is sponsored by Tulane University‘€™s Stone Center for Latin American Studies, the New Orleans Public Library‘€™s Pebbles Center, Southern Food and Beverage Museum and New Orleans Office of Health Policy and AIDS Funding. For more information please contact Denise Woltering at dwolteri@tulane.edu, 865-5164 or visit http://stonecenter.tulane.edu.

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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.

YOU MAY REGISTER FOR THE ASYNCHRONOUS COURSE WHICH OPENS UP IN JULY

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