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Alexandra Stano

Published: Monday, 17 Apr 2017
Author: Joy M Whitten
Department: Latin American Studies Center

Alexandra Stano was awarded a FLAS Fellowship to study Spanish.


Professor John Valadez. Photo from MSU Today.

Published: Friday, 14 Apr 2017
Author: Joy M Whitten
Department: Latin American Studies Center

Article from MSU Today about the documentary, "The Chicano Wave," by Professor John Valadez which will air on PBS on May 5th.


Photos from Andrew Bentley's time in Guatemala doing research.

Published: Friday, 17 Mar 2017
Author: Joy M Whitten
Department: Latin American Studies Center

Students from RCS present in the CLACS graduate student conference.


Yomaira Figureoa. Photo from Department of English website.

Published: Thursday, 09 Mar 2017
Author: Joy M Whitten
Department: Latin American Studies Center

CLACS Core Faculty Yomaira Figueroa named a 2017 Woodrow Wilson Fellow.


MSU campus sign. Photo © 2015 Michigan State University Board of Trustees

Published: Wednesday, 08 Feb 2017
Author: Joy M Whitten
Department: Latin American Studies Center

CLACS Faculty, Sandra Crespo, Jennifer Goett, and Nathan Moore receive MSU award honors.


Elvira Sanchez-Blake at demonstration in Colombia. Photo from Elvira Sanchez-Blake.

Published: Friday, 27 Jan 2017
Author: Joy M Whitten
Department: Latin American Studies Center

Save the date. CLACS Symposium, Building Peace in Colombia, April 11-13, 2017.


Cristina talking with construction workers in Brazil. Photo courtesy of Cristina Gauthier

Published: Thursday, 26 Jan 2017
Author: Joy M Whitten
Department: Latin American Studies Center

NSF-funded CLACS graduate student combines language, science and societal impacts in her research.


Luis Flores in field of beans. Photo from MSU Today by Kurt Stepnitz

Published: Thursday, 26 Jan 2017
Author: Joy M Whitten
Department: Latin American Studies Center

USAID grant allows Luis Flores to help small farmers in Haiti grow beans for food and income to help recovery after Hurricane Matthew.


Emilio Moran. Photo from MSU Today.

Published: Friday, 20 Jan 2017
Author: Joy M Whitten
Department: Latin American Studies Center

For multi-million dollar NSF grant, Emilio Moran and interdisciplinary research team examine the potential of using hydropower technologies in new ways that generate ecological, economic and societal benefits as well as electricity.


Laurie Medina, CLACS director.

Published: Friday, 20 Jan 2017
Author: Joy M Whitten
Department: Latin American Studies Center

CLACS proposed strategic activities to expand MSU research productivity in the region include: 1. Catalyze/facilitate interdisciplinary research in Latin America and the Caribbean; 2. Recruit sponsored students from Latin America to MSU; 3. Identify and access new sources of programmatic and research funding.