New brazil studies initiative: the international studies and foreign language grant has been awarded to las, allowing for the creation of a brazilian studies certificate las home las announcements. Latin american studies is a dynamic, interdisciplinary minor designed to help students develop a nuanced and sophisticated understanding of the historical, cult. The major in latin american studies (las) is designed to provide a balanced curriculum in the history, culture, and society of latin america for students wishing to receive a broader perspective than is usually available through a department major. Latin american studies is a gateway to the region and its cultures, politics and history the major in latin american studies (las) can be studied on its own. Portuguese immersion teachers and students supported by u in spring 2018, the center for latin american studies (clas) at the university of utah successfully secured a federal startalk grant from the national security agency to fund summer teacher and student programs for the study of portuguese.
The latin american and latino studies program (lals) proudly announces that beginning fall 2017, we now offer a major as well as a minor in latin american and latino studies our curriculum now expands to more fully represent the field of latino studies, which is of crucial importance to the lehigh university community, bethlehem and the. Latin american studies minor center for comparative and integrative programs | path:ccip/latin-american-studies-minor | latin american studies the latin american studies minor is interdisciplinary and allows students to explore the region from a variety of disciplinary perspectives. Ma latin american studies (2017) after graduating from uf in april, i moved to providence rhode island to start working as a union organizer for the american federation of teachers/afl-cio currently, i am working with graduate students at brown university in an organizing campaign to create a graduate student union. Join the underoraduate latin american history workshop cosponsored by the department of history and the program in latin american studies.
How did latin america and the latin american studies program figure into your academic and professional goals even though i was born in the united states, i grew up. The latin american and latinx studies program, firmly grounded in the liberal arts tradition, combines academic disciplines and includes a strong language component. The ma in latin american studies is a two-year program that allows students to pursue a diverse curriculum in latin american studies spanning a wide range of departments and professional schools, including the schools of natural resources, public health, public policy, social welfare, journalism, law, education, and environmental design. Latin american studies is an interdisciplinary major that covers the important region of mexico, central and south america, and the caribbean. Latin american studies is an interdisciplinary program that bridges the social sciences, arts, and letters to provide students with a broad understanding of latin america and its connections to the rest of the world.
John jay college of criminal justice the city university of new york. Www latin american studies : site search web search powered by freefind ancient civilizations of mesoamerica pre-historic era pre-historic caribbean aztecs cacaxtla. Students in the latin american studies interdepartmental program have the opportunity to focus their undergraduate and graduate education on this important region of the world work with faculty to design a degree program to meet individual goals take courses in the professional schools, humanities.
The latin american & caribbean studies program (lacs) offers students a broad, interdisciplinary perspective on the people, history, arts and literature, politics, economy, and geography of this vibrant region. Latin american studies program at ohio university about our program with a strong interdisciplinary curriculum, a focus on development and social justice, and study abroad opportunities, our ma program offers students a deeper and critical understanding of latin america and supports them as they pursue a specialization in economic and public policy research, international education, public. Latin american studies is an interdisciplinary minor that explores the history, politics, and culture of latin america and latino/a communities in the us. Course and curriculum information for latin american, latino and caribbean studies. Uh's latin american studies minor and program (last) in the college of liberal arts and social sciences is designed to encourage study and teaching relating to this very important geographic and cultural area the minor will be of particular interest to students in areas such as business, humanities.
Residential research fellowship the center for latin american and caribbean studies at new york university welcomes applications to a residential research fellowship at nyu for july. Latin american studies to help develop cultural awareness and cultural diversity at the university and in society, the latin american studies committee focuses on ties between the southwest, the border regions, and latin america. Supporting scholarship, forging partnerships initiating opportunities more join our e-mail list. Specialization in latin american studies at the graduate level is possible in a number of departments in the college of arts and sciences anthropology, economics, history, international studies, political science, sociology, and spanish (in the romance languages department) have faculty members who are competent and interested in the area.
Distance learning certificate and degree programs in latin american studies are rare, so potential students may want to consider a campus-based program those interested in this field may want to.