Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

Preservation Matters 2011

April 9th, 2011
8:30am-5pm

Location
Tulane School of Architecture, Richardson Memorial Building, Room 201

What can we learn from past and present preservation efforts in Latin America?

What does the future hold for historic urban areas in our part of the world?

What can we learn from one another?

Preservation Matters will discuss these issues with international experts Gustavo F. Araoz, AIA, President of the International Council of Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS); Isabel Rigo-Savio, Professor of Architecture and Historic Preservation, Havana, Cuba; Eduardo Rojas, Principal Urban Development Specialist, Inter-American Development Bank (IADB); and John H. Stubbs, Vice President for Field Projects, World Monuments Fund (WMF).

Preservation Matters 2011 is sponsored by the Tulane School of Architecture in cooperation with Tulane’s Roger Thayer Stone Center for Latin American Studies.

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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.