Indigenous Peoples’ Day

Indigenous Peoples’ Day in the United States was celebrated on this Monday, October 11th. This week we offer resources to broaden your students’ understanding of historical and contemporary Indigenous communities in Latin America, the Caribbean, and the diaspora.  Contemporary resources: … Continue Reading »

CLACS Conversations: Popular Protest in Guatemala

Mon, October 18, 4-5pm Central Time via Zoom Register in advance for this meeting: After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. Miguel Cuj (Vanderbilt University), Doctoral Candidate in Anthropology Dr. Aracely Martínez (Universidad del Valle … Continue Reading »

Teaching Mixed Classes: Approaches and Strategies for Attending to the Needs of All Learners

Saturday, October 23
9am-12noon Central Time

Many heritage language (HL) learners study their home language in the context of mixed classes, that is, classes with second language learners and heritage language learners. However, nearly all the work on HL teaching has focused on specialized HL classes, including the development of teaching methodologies, pedagogical materials, and classroom strategies. Addressing this gap, this workshop will consider… Continue Reading »

Latinx Wisconsin and Milwaukee

Latinx Heritage Month began on September 15th and runs through October 15th. In this spirit, we want to offer resources on local Latinx communities of both past and present. Regarding communities in the greater Wisconsin area, Voces de la Frontera has a project … Continue Reading »