• Dr. Elizabeth Oglesby Presents "Mexico after Ayotzinapa" during LASA 2016

  • New Course Offering from LAS/SBS! Check out this fantastic new LAS/SBS course about extraordinary sustainability movements in Latin America. Click on the link for more info!

  • In Case You Missed It: End of Year Fiesta at Rancho Pequena CLAS Director Marcela Vasquez-Leon held a great fiesta for graduating students at her small ranch last Friday! Click on the link to see more pictures!

  • Congratulations Graduating Seniors! CLAS says good-bye to another outstanding class of LAS majors! Click on the link to read about these great students and their well-deserved awards!

  • In Case You Missed it: Themes in US/Mexico Relations Presentations. Last Thursday's forum from UNAM and UA on teaching US/Mexico relations had some great presentations. Click on the link to read about the event!

  • Dia de la Tierra en Nogales The Department for Latin American Studies and the School of Anthropology headed out to Nogales on Earth Day to participate in an event held by local high schools, which included a recycled fashion show! Click on the link to read about the event

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LAS Opportunities

  • Need to get some credits out of the way this summer? The Center for Latin American Studies is offering a variety of great, convenient online course options ranging in topics from race in the Americas to drug and oil wars in the South America.  Check out the flyers below for course descriptions and contact information:   
  • The new Director of the Center for Latin American Studies, Associate Professor Marcela Vásquez-León, was interviewed on “Arizona Week” on PBS channel 6 on Friday, September 25 at 8:30 p.m. The program explores the impact of the war on drugs on Latin America.

Center News

Dr. Elizabeth Oglesby participates in LASA panel on Ayotzinapa
May 27th, 2016 LASA "Mexico After Ayotzinapa: A Conversation with the International Investigatory Group" The disappearance of 43 students from Ayotzinapa, Mexico in September 2014 grabbed worldwide... read more
Dr. Elizabeth Oglesby for International Center for Transitional Justice
Dr. Elizabeth Oglesby writes blog post for International Center for Transitional Justice titled, "Does Collective Rememberance Impede Reconciliation?" Link: https://www.ictj.org/debate/article/... read more

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Center for Latin American Studies
1103 E. Second St
P.O.Box 210076
Tucson, AZ 85721
Tel: (520) 626-7242
Fax: (520) 626-7248

Department Director

Dr. Marcela Vásquez-León
Harvill Building, Room 337B
P.O.Box 210076
Tucson, AZ 85721
Tel: (520) 621-6282
Fax: (520) 626-7248

mvasquez@email.arizona.edu