2019 Summer Teacher Institute

July 10-12, 2019
A generation has passed since the 1987 Central American peace accords which promised to end the civil wars and lay the foundation for democratic practice in the region.  El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua, however, are today some of the world’s most violent societies.  The current migration crisis highlights the fragility of institutions…… Continue Reading »

LACUSL Lecture Series

The First LACUSL Lecture series of the Spring 2019 semester will occur Friday January 25th, 2019 at the American Geographical Society Library in the Golda Meir library. “Bringing Memory Home or a Journey of Rebuilding : The Digital Repatriation of the Archive … Continue Reading »

NCCLA Annual Conference

October 12-13, 2018
The North Central Council of Latin Americanists will hold its annual conference October 12-13, 2018 at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.  This year’s theme:  “The Role of Latin American Studies in Breaking Barriers and Bridging Divides.”  … Continue Reading »

Fiesta Mexicana

Saturday, August 25, 2018
For the third year in a row, CLACS will participate in Milwaukee’s Fiesta Mexicana with a tableful of hands-on arts activities for all ages.  Join us between 12noon-7pm.… Continue Reading »