PRESS RELEASE: The IAP-UAM Annual Visiting Lecture in Latin American History

February 8, 2017

The Latin American History Group at Harvard University is pleased to announce the IAP-UAM (International Academic Programs--Universidad Autónoma de Madrid) Annual Visiting Lecture in Latin American History. Generously supported by IAP-UAM, this program brings to Harvard a prominent historian of Latin America, based anywhere in the world, who is selected by the faculty members of the History Department who specialize in Latin America.

2016 Oct 27

The Falklands/Malvinas Islands. The Invisible Story and the Peace Path, Step by Step, in a New Framework: The MAFALDAPP

6:00pm to 8:00pm


CGIS South, S-216, 1730 Cambridge Street

19 de Mayo 1982. El conflicto. De una victoria diplomática a una derrota militar.La traición en la Argentina. Sus responsables. Es posible la Paz?. The road ahead.

Speakers: Wenceslao Bunge, former DRCLAS Visiting Scholar (2015-16); Lucas Urbisaia, Harvard College 2018; Nick Wood, Harvard College 2017.

Moderator: Ned Strong, Executive Director, David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies, Harvard University


Mark Elliott, viceprorrector de Harvard University: Aceptamos estudiantes sin considerar su capacidad de pago o su nacionalidad

June 17, 2016

To access the English version of this news article, click here

Quiere que sus alumnos viajen al extranjero como parte de su educación y que sepan que la suya no es la única forma de ver al mundo.

Por Felipe Edwards Del Rio

2016 Apr 08

The Divine and The Digital: African and Diasporic Ritual Technologies

8:00am to 5:00pm


Tsai Auditorium, CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street

The African and Diasporic Religious Studies Association (ADRSA) presents its fourth day-long conference on the theme The Divine and the Digital: African and Diasporic Ritual Technologies. Though it has contracted considerably in recent years, “technology” is an expansive and multifaceted term referring to “the science of the crafts of the hand,” and denotes any created item or process that is employed toward a useful end.

2015 Nov 14

Cuba Facing Forward: Balancing Transition and Development in the Caribbean's Most-Watched Nation

(All day)


William James Hall, Harvard University

Cuba Facing Forward is a one-day intensive executive-level symposium to bring together the best, up-to-the-minute, forward-looking thinking on the dramatic changes taking place in Cuba. Invited speakers represent leading professionals, both Cuban and International, in architecture, urban planning, ecology, and real estate development.

2015 Nov 13

Latina Empowerment & Development Conference



Student Organization Center at Hilles, Harvard University

The Latina Empowerment & Development Conference is a pre-professional conference geared towards empowering college Latinas. The conference is aimed at exposing participants to various opportunities available in the work field while reducing barriers of entry in different professional fields.

2015 Oct 19

Jennicet Gutiérrez

(All day)

Renown activist and advocate for LGBT undocumented immigrants, particularly transgender detainees who face abuse and torture in U.S. detention centers. Drawing on her experiences as an undocumented trans woman and her years of advocacy, she’ll reflect on the horrors faced by transgender undocumented immigrants in ICE detention centers and her efforts to end deportations with the #Not1More campaign.

2015 Oct 30

HILAR Conference

Mon - Wed, Oct 30 to Nov 1, 8:10am - 5:00pm


Student Organization Center at Hilles, Harvard University

Through two conferences, one in the US and the other in Latin America (Dominican Republic), students come together to discuss the most pressing political, economic and social issues facing the region today.

2015 Oct 29

Latin America: Finding and Funding Internships Panel

4:00pm to 5:30pm


OCS Reading Room, 54 Dunster Street

Want to intern in Latin America, but unsure where to begin? Do you want to get experience in a particular country and need ideas?

Hear from a student panel about their diverse internship experiences in Latin America. Learn strategies and resources for finding and funding an internship in Latin America.

2015 Nov 07

New England Council on Latin American Studies Annual Meeting

8:00am to 6:00pm


Fletcher School, Tufts University 160 Packard Ave. Medford, MA

The Fletcher School and Tufts School of Arts & Sciences will host the annual meeting the New England Council on Latin American Studies (NECLAS), a multidisciplinary association of scholars, teachers, and students from New England colleges and universities who work on Latin America. The event includes 24 panels across three sessions, a lunch, and a reception.