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Southwest climate gap: poverty and environmental justice in the US Southwest
Dear Friends and Colleagues,I’m pleased to share with you a new article that may be of interest, “Southwest climate gap: poverty and environmental justice in the US Southwest,” published in the... Read More
Welcome from the New LAS Director Marcela Vásquez-León
January 13, 2016 Dear LAS students, faculty, staff, and friends, As we enter the New Year, I am very honored to welcome you back as the new Director of the Center for LatinAmerican Studies. I want to... Read More
The Center for Latin American Studies Presents: the 11th Annual Tinker Symposium For Graduate Field Research in Latin America
11/05 LAS Special Event: The Center for Latin American Studies Presents, the 11th Annual Tinker Symposium For Graduate Field Research in Latin America, When: 8:30 am to 7 pm, November 5th, 2015 Where... Read More
Marcela Vásquez-León on PBS
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... Read More
UNAM@UA Centro de Estudios Mexicanos en Tucson (CEM-T) Grand Opening Event Series
To celebrate the grand opening of the Centro de Estudios Mexicanos en Tucson (CEM-T) of the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM), UA Global Initiatives is hosting a series of events (see... Read More
LAS Visiting Professor Edgar Monreal - Through the Lens of Philosophical Anthropology: A Latin American Perspective
Presented by the School of Anthropology & Co-Sponsored by the Center for Latin American Studies Sept 17th2:00 PM Haury Building 215   Edgar Monreal Through the Lens of Philosophical  Anthropology... Read More
LAS Presents Ericka Wills: Contemporary History of Grupo Mexico/ASARCO Miners in the U.S./Mexico Border Region.
 "Contemporary History of Grupo Mexico/ASARCO Miners in the U.S./Mexico Border Region" Ericka Wills to discuss gender, labor and mining in Sonora, Mexico.  Friday Sept. 4th, 12noon, Student Union... Read More
Cafe y Pan Dulce (08/21/15 9am) and BBQ Potluck (08/28/15 6pm)
Cafe y Pan Dulce: Friday, August 21 from 9-10:30am in the LAS Conference room, Harvill 335D. & BBQ Potluck: Friday, August 28 from 6-9pm at Reid Park, Ramada 15 (between the dog park and Rose... Read More
Good News! Deadline to Sign up for Fall 2015 Border Series Classes Extended!
Dear Students:   This coming fall in LAS/JOUR/ANTHRO we are teaching two classes, for 6 credits, that take place in Nogales, SON, Mexico. (Wed. Nogales classes convene on Arizona side and make day... Read More
Sunday, June 7, 6 p.m.—BORDER ODYSSEY: Travels Along the US-Mexico Divide
The public is invited to join BorderLinks and Antigone Books at the Southside Presbyterian Church (317 W. 23rd St., Tucson, AZ) for a conversation led by Dr. Charles D. Thompson, Jr., author of the... Read More

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