• Standing in Solidarity

    The David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies has issued a joint statement with several other Harvard centers
    condemning the actions and bias that led to the brutal murder of George Floyd.

    Full Statement

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    Latin America Is Ready for Its Black Lives Matter Reckoning

    In an op-ed for The New York Times, Professor Bruno Carvalho talks about the systemic racism that goes hand in hand with police brutality in the region and is often overlooked.

    Read the full article

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    Eyes on Covid-19

    ReVista's new Spotlight "Eyes on Covid-19" includes stories from around Latin America and Latinx communities in the United States on what it’s like to live in this new and rather strange world of the coronavirus. These articles are in both English and Spanish.

    Explore stories

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    Summer Programs go Online

    In lieu of the in-country portion of the Summer Internship Program (SIP) for Harvard students in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, & Mexico, DRCLAS will offer its 2020 Admitted Participants the opportunity to participate in its Remote Summer Program (RSP).

    About RSP

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What We Do

Through programs, grants, fellowships, and activities, DRCLAS strives to provide support and resources for students, faculty, and scholars working in and on Latin America. 

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Where We Work

With offices located in Santiago, Buenos Aires, São Paulo, Mexico City, as well as Cambridge, DRCLAS offers programs covering all of Latin America.

About Where We Work


The David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies (DRCLAS) at Harvard University works to increase the knowledge of the cultures, economies, histories, environment and contemporary affairs of Latin America; foster cooperation and understanding among the peoples of the Americas; and contribute to democracy, social progress and sustainable development throughout the hemisphere.