LACUSL Speaker Series: Raul Galván

Tuesday, March 7th, 2023
2:30pm Central
AGSL, UWM Libraries (3rd floor)
Galván’s project stems from research first undertaken by friends and family in the Canary Islands and his own subsequent research. It highlights the origins of two families – the León family and the Galván family … Continue Reading »

2022-23 CLACS Faculty Fellows Series

CLACS is pleased to share upcoming opportunities to learn more about the work of the 2022-23 CLACS Faculty Fellows, who focused their projects on the theme, Stories, Voices and Perspectives. Stories further expression, connect individuals and communities, educate others, reflect, and inspire social, political, and economic change.… Continue Reading »

The LACUSL Major ePortfolio Requirement

February 22, 2023
Northwest Quadrant (NWQ) D 1921
Join this hands-on working session to get started on your ePortfolio, a requirement for completion of the LACUSL major. Even if not a LACUSL major, you’ll find that a visual portfolio is a valuable asset for your career or future studies. … Continue Reading »

Haiti’s Independence Debt

October 26, 2022
1pm Central (via Zoom)
A conversation with NY Times reporters, Catherine Porter and Constant Méheut
In May 2022 the New York Times published a remarkable series about Haiti’s so-called double debt. After Independence, France demanded reparations be paid by the new republic. Multiple loans to pay the original debt followed. … Continue Reading »