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PBS need to know series, Juan Carlos Frey-Crossing the Line at the Border, part 3. Dying to get back wins the June Sidney Award for Socially Conscious Journalism
  Investigative reporter Juan Carlos Frey just won the June Sidney award for socially conscious journalism from the Sidney Hillman Foundation for his piece, Dying to Get Back, which aired on PBS... Read More
Dan Rather Reports AXS TV-Operation Streamline, from Tucson, Arizona- Jeremy Slack interview click to see video
   
Elizabeth Oglesby, Associate Professor in the School of Geography and Development and Center for Latin American Studies awarded the Honors College 2013 Excellence in Advising and Mentoring Award.
Marcela Vásquez-León PhD, recieves a Fulbright Scholarship to continue her work with fishermen of the Gulf of California, titled "Fishing at the edge of extinction: Vaquita conservation in the Upper Gulf of California"
Her Fulbright Scholarship project is investigating the first large-scale application of Payment for Ecosystem Services (PES) for a marine conservation effort in Latin America: the PACE-vaquita... Read More
Human Rights, Indigenous Peoples and Extractive Industries Across the Americas
Human Rights, Indigenous Peoples and Extractive Industries Across the Americas- University of Arizona, Center for Latin American Studies Human Rights Initiative and Indigenous Peoples Law and Policy... Read More
“Engaging and Transforming Silenced Pasts- Feminist Participatory Action Research, Embodied Praxis and Creativity with Maya Woman” M. Brinton Lykes
M. Brinton Lykes, PhD, is a Professor of Community-Cultural Psychology, Associate Director of the Center for Human Rights and International Justice, and Chair of the Department of Counseling and... Read More
Free Screening of "Crossing the Line" by John Carlos Frey
Join the Center for Latin American Studies and the Loft Cinema for a free screening of the recent hard-hitting PBS documentary Crossing the Line and a discussion afterward with filmmaker, activist... Read More
8th Annual Tinker Symposium Tues Nov 6th 2012
8th ANNUAL TINKER SYMPOSIUM ON GRADUATE RESEARCH IN LATIN AMERICA Keynote Address“Anthropology and Human Rights: The Politics of Research and Solidarity in Colombia”Dr. Lesley Gill Tuesday, November... Read More
Interview with Victims of Oct. 4, 2012 in Guatemala
Small Grants for Academic Collaboration in the Americas Awarded
The UA Office of Western Hemispheric Programs, in conjunction with the Center for Latin American Studies (CLAS) – Title VI National Resource Center and the Office of the Vice President for Regional... Read More

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