LAS 363 #Black Lives Matter Across the Americas
A new LAS course available for the Fall 2016 semester. Sign- up now!
LAS Affiliated Faculty, Jennifer Roth-Gordon talks racism, Rio, and the 2016 Olympics
"Racism in the Wake of Rio 2016" By: Jennifer Roth-Gordon, Associate Professor, UA School of Anthropology Read here: Read More
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:... Read More
CLAS 2016 Accomplisments
          As the 2015-2016 academic year draws to a close, the Center for Latin American Studies prepares to say goodbye to some of its fantastic scholars and to welcome in new ones for Fall 2016.... Read More
Congratulations Graduating Seniors!
The Center for Latin American Studies’ graduating seniors gathered in the Harvill Building for an informal pizza luncheon/awards ceremony on Thursday, May 5th. Many won awards from both CLAS and SBS... Read More
LAS Major Mario Aubert-Vasquez wins 2016 Pillar of Excellence Award
               Mario Aubert-Vasquez and UA Provost Andrew C. Cormie           Mario and Public Health MA Student Sam Packard with a wheelchair from their research in Nogales     The Center for Latin... Read More
Themes and Lessons in Mexico-US Relations
UNAM-Tucson, College of Social and Behavioral Sciences and The Center for Latin American Studies present:   Trends & Lessons on US-Mexico RelationsTemas y leciones para las relaciones ente... Read More
Tinker Summer Travel Grant Recipients Summer 2016
The Center for Latin American Studies funded Summer Travel Grants for a total of 20 masters and doctoral students from departments across the University of Arizona to conduct original research in 9... Read More
Associate Dean of the Graduate College and LAS Affiliate Maria Teresa Velez Passes Away
    Dr. Velez's students called her a "tenacious advocate, a supporting pillar with an electric ability to inspire and a champion for graduate students and their development."     April 14, 2016... Read More