Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

Affiliates & Partners

The Goldring Institute of International Business is the administrative entity through which all Freeman School international programs are coordinated. The Goldring Institute was founded in 1991 and named for the Goldring family, longtime contributors and supporters of Tulane and Freeman School. The Goldring Institute is guided by an advisory board of distinguished business, government and academic leaders who contribute to the achievement of the Institute’s goals.

The activities of the Institute include credit and non-credit educational programs to serve the needs of the Freeman School’s local and international constituencies. Study abroad, international exchange programs, international executive training programs and faculty development programs provide a unique set of strategies to develop global management education.

Faculty and student research on international business topics is encouraged through faculty and student exchange, international fellowships, internships, conferences, workshops, a research consortium and Ph.D. dissertation support. Faculty and student affiliates of the Goldring Institute provide an important international business resource for contract and consulting research on international business topics.

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Online Summer Book Group for K-12 Educators

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For pre-service, early career and veteran teachers who love reading and learning through literature who want to explore award-winning books for the middle and early high school classrooms. Join us as we read four books that explore stories of coming-of-age from multiple perspectives. Participants will receive a copy of each book and participate in an open discussion with other K-12 educators. We will launch the book group with The Other Half of Happy. The group will meet online and explore the real story behind this award-winning book with the author Rebecca Balrcárcel. Join us this summer as we discover new stories and books for your classroom.

Register here for $15 (includes all 4 books).

All online Zoom meetings are at 7:00 PM CST.

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Sponsored by the Stone Center for Latin American Studies and AfterCLASS at Tulane University. For more information, please email crcrts@tulane.edu.

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 dwolteri@tulane.edu or call 504.865.5164.