Welcome to the blog for the Center for Latin American Studies. Articles in our blog highlight center news, faculty interviews and publications, student accomplishments, and much more.
Dr. Richard Stepp's chapter 'Ancient Grains and New Markets: The Selling of Quinoa as Story and Substance' was awarded an Emerald Literati Award. Read More
As another semester ends, we would like to shine a spotlight on our very own Ms. Wanda Carter. Ms. Wanda has been with the Center for the past 16 years and was recently recognized by the University of Florida with a Superior Accomplishment Award. Read More
Join us in congratulating Dr. Tanya Saunders and Dr. Manoucheka Celeste, for being awarded the Intersections: Research-into-Teaching Grant for their project, “How does Blackness travel locally and across the globe?” Read More
Emilio Bruna and Bette Loiselle’s students shoot videos, create websites and design flyers, but they’re not communications majors — they’re graduate students in tropical conservation and development, and they’re learning how to fund their work. Read More
Dr. Laurie Taylor has been awarded the Caribbean Information Professional of the Year Award by ACURIL. Read More
The Cuban American Dream exhibit has been digitized. The digital timeline offers audiences an interactive online experience, where viewers can engage with archival material on the history of Cuban immigration to Florida. Read More
Drs. Susan Paulson and Catherine Tucker were selected to participate in the 2018-2019 Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program. Read More