• Fall 2017 Course Offerings Are Here! Click on the link to read about the variety of fascinating courses LAS is offering this Fall!

  • Tinker Awardees 2017. Tinker awardees are about to head into the field for the summer! Click on the link to read about their projects.

  • LAS is Moving! LAS is moving the Marshall Building this summer 2017. Click on the link for details!

  • New LAS faculty publications! Several LAS faculty members and affiliated faculty members recently published articles in UNAM's Voices of Mexico! Click on the link to read the articles.

  • Summer Course Offerings 2017! Want to earn credits and learn about Latin America this summer from the comfort of you home laptop? Click on the link to read about these fully-online courses!

  • 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!

Latin American Studies

LAS Announcements

  • The Center for Latin American Studies is moving its offices to the Marshall Building (845 N Park Ave)  in summer 2017. We should be fully moved into our new space by mid July. Keep an eye out for announcements about a "house-warming" event in August. Please contact Clea Conlin with any questions at cconlin@email.arizona.edu. 
  • LAS faculty Dr. Matias Bianchi has announced that the Diploma in Political Innovation has made its way to Brazil with its launch in Salvador, Bahia. The Diploma in Political Innovation, brought to you by Asuntos del Sur in collaboration with Oficina Mucho Con Poco, aspires to develop leaders with discussions, concepts, and tools for political innovation available in the 21st century.
  • Summer courses are here! Study fascinating Latin America-related topics, such as drugs in Mexico and race in Latin America, from the air-conditioned comfort of your home computer this summer. Details about enrolling can be found on schedule.arizona.edu.

Center News

LAS Faculty Published in Voices of Mexico!
LAS Faculty members and affiliated faculty members recently published articles in Voices of Mexico, a publication of the Universidad Nacional Aútonoma de Mexico. All of the faculty members wrote... read more
Congratulations LAS Tinker Grant Awardees!
The Department of Latin American Studies would like to congratulate the LAS MA students who were awarded Tinker grants for summer fieldwork in Latin America! Their destinations include Guatemala,... 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