2024-25 CLACS Faculty Fellows

Competition Announcement CLACS Faculty Fellows 2023-24 Academic Year Latin America in Global Perspective Application Deadline: May 31st, 2024 The UWM Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (CLACS) invites applications for its CLACS Fellows program focused annually on diverse themes. Fellows … Continue Reading »

2023-24 CLACS Faculty Fellows

CLACS is pleased to announce the recently selected 2023-24 CLACS Faculty Fellows, who will be focusing their projects on the theme,  Building Bridges, Pushing Boundaries.  Fellows will consider how their research and/or artistic expression challenges conventional approaches, pushes boundaries of inquiry … Continue Reading »

CLACS 2022-23 Award Recipients

We’re pleased to announce that we supported 41 UWM faculty, UWM students, and regional faculty with over $68,000 in funding this academic year. Funding went to conference presentations, field research, and less-commonly taught language studies. Congratulations to all of our … Continue Reading »

UWM Length of Service Ceremony

UW-Milwaukee will be honoring faculty and staff for their length of service to the university on February 14, 2023. CLACS celebrates the accomplishments of our staff and affiliated faculty: 5 years Aimee Orndorf (CLACS) 10 years Maria Soledad Gillespie Department … Continue Reading »

Children’s and Young Adult Literature Book Fellows

Summer 2023
To support more diverse books in classrooms and libraries and integration of diverse books in the curriculum, CLACS will award $1000 summer stipends to five Milwaukee Public Schools teachers and librarians (any related subject area, any level) to spend one week exploring children’s and young adult book collections in the UWM Libraries Curriculum Collection and… Continue Reading »