Events

    2017 Sep 28

    Looking Out for the Queer in Latin American Film / BLIFF 2017: Chavela

    7:00pm

    Location: 

    Bright Family Screening Room at the Emerson Paramount Center

    Boston Latino International Film Festival 2017 presents: 

    Chavela

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    Documentary, 92 mins, Catherine Gund & Daresha Kyi, USA, 2017

    Co-presented by Bright Lights Series at Emerson College, the Wicked Queer Festival and the Independent Film Festival of Boston; also, in collaboration...

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    2017 Sep 28

    Student Info Session: Finding & Funding International Opportunities

    4:00pm to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    CGIS South, S050, 1730 Cambridge Street

    Join Harvard area studies centers and the Office of Career Services at an information session about Wintersession opportunities during the Jan break for Harvard undergraduates. Questions? Please email: ocs_summerfunding@fas.harvard.edu or rachelmurray@fas.harvard.edu

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    2017 Sep 27

    Portuguese Language Tables

    3:00pm

    Practice your Portuguese and discuss Brazil and other Portuguese-speaking countries and cultures at this informal round table. Everyone is welcome!

    For more information: Everton Vargas da Costa, edacosta@fas.harvard.edu

    2017 Sep 27

    Portuguese Language Tables

    3:00pm

    Practice your Portuguese and discuss Brazil and other Portuguese-speaking countries and cultures at this informal round table. Everyone is welcome! For more information: Everton Vargas da Costa, edacosta@fas.harvard.edu

      2017 Sep 27

      Portuguese Language Tables

      3:00pm

      Practice your Portuguese and discuss Brazil and other Portuguese-speaking countries and cultures at this informal round table. Everyone is welcome!

      For more information: Everton Vargas da Costa, edacosta@fas.harvard.edu

      2017 Sep 27

      Portuguese Language Tables

      3:00pm

      Practice your Portuguese and discuss Brazil and other Portuguese-speaking countries and cultures at this informal round table. Everyone is welcome!

      For more information: Everton Vargas da Costa, edacosta@fas.harvard.edu

      2017 Sep 27

      VASI: Amazonian Vision for an Integrated Sustainability: Building Long Term Opportunities for Collaborative, Community-Based Research in the Amazon

      12:00pm to 2:00pm

      Location: 

      CGIS South, S250, 1730 Cambridge Street

      Speakers: Edgardo Gomez Pisco, VASI's Local Facilitator; Nancy M. Dammann, PhD, VASI's International Facilitator

      Moderator: Ned Strong, Executive Director of the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies

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      2017 Sep 27

      Breakfast Conversation on Astronomy: The origin of stars

      8:15am to 10:00am

      Con la participación de Mónica Rubio, PHD en Astrofísica, y Profesora Titular del Departamento de Astronomía de la U. de Chile. También fue Presidenta de la Sociedad Chilena de Astronomía y Directora del Programa de Astronomía de Conicyt. Mónica nos comentará sobre su descubrimiento publicado en la revista Nature acerca de las regiones donde nacen las estrellas utilizando el poderoso telescopio ALMA

      2017 Sep 25

      The Maritime Dispute Before the International Court of Justice: The Bolivian Arguments

      4:00pm to 6:00pm

      Location: 

      CGIS South, S020, 1730 Cambridge Street

      Speaker: Carlos Diego Mesa, Former President of Bolivia (2003-2005); International Spokesman of the Bolivian Maritime Cause in The Hague

      Moderator: Steven Levitsky, Professor of Government, Harvard University 

      For more than a century the diplomatic relationships between Bolivia and Chile have been conditioned by the Pacific war (1879-1883) where Bolivia and Peru confronted Chile. As a product of the war Bolivia lost access to the Pacific Ocean. This country has not renounced to the right of regaining sovereign access...

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      2017 Sep 25

      Harvard-Brazil Dialogues: Policy Roundtable: Making Education Relevant

      2:30pm to 5:00pm

      Location: 

      Instituto Singularidades - R. Dep. Lacerda Franco, 88 - Pinheiros, São Paulo - SP

      At the time of his book launching, One Student at a Time. Leading the Global Education Movement, Professor Fernando Reimers will facilitate a discussion of the role of education leaders in enhancing the relevance of education and the challenges of collective leadership.

      The conversation will be divided in two parts and participants are welcome to attend one or both sessions.  Professor Manuel Palacios, from the Universidade Federal de Juiz de Fora and Teca Pontual, Director of Curriculum at the Ministry of Education...

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      2017 Sep 21

      Economic Reforms and Perspectives for Brazil

      12:00pm to 2:00pm

      Location: 

      CGIS South, S050, 1730 Cambridge Street

      Speaker: Fabio Kanczuk, Secretary of Economic Policy, Brazilian Ministry of Finance 

      Moderator: Frances Hagopian Jorge Paulo Lemann Senior Lecturer on Government Harvard University

      Fabio Kanczuk is Electronic Engineer “Magna cum Laude” from ITA (Aeronautic Technological Institute) holds a Ph.D. in Economics from UCLA and a post-doctorate from Harvard University. His academic work was published in international journals as Journal of International Economics Review of Economic Dynamics Journal of Development...

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      2017 Sep 19

      GLAM Concert Series* presents FONEMA CONSORT

      8:00pm

      Location: 

      Harvard Music Department, Paine Hall

      Free and open to the public

      *A newly created collaboration between the Harvard Music Department and the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies (DRCLAS), the GLAM (Group for Latin American Musics) Concert Series is designed around the promotion of Latin American music on the Harvard campus and broader Boston community through an annual concert and associated master class. GLAM is an initiative of Harvard’s Music Department graduate students Daniel Walden, Julio Zúñiga, Diane Adamek Oliva, and Felipe Ledesma Núñez, under the mentorship of Carol Oja...

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      2017 Sep 19

      Harvard-Brazil Dialogues: Crises Bancárias: Experiência Internacional e Reforma da Lei de Intervenção e Liquidação de Instituições Financeiras

      8:00am to 10:00am

      Location: 

      Av. Brig. Faria Lima, 3477, 14º andar - Itaim Bibi, São Paulo

      Jefferson Alvares – Harvard LLM (“11), consultor jurídico do FMI e procurador do Banco Central – falará sobre recomendações internacionais para a resolução de crises bancárias que emergiram após a crise de 2008-09 e de suas implicações para a modernização da lei brasileira de regime de intervenção e liquidação de instituições financeiras (Lei no. 6.024, de 1974).

      2017 Sep 14

      Student Programs Info Session: January 2018 Opportunities

      4:00pm to 5:30pm

      Location: 

      CGIS South, S216, 1730 Cambridge Street

      Join us at the information session for the DRCLAS January programs in Chile and Mexico and learn about the various opportunities available for Harvard students in health, government, microfinance, women’s rights, economics, documentary film, entrepreneurship, venture capital and more.

      Light refreshments will be served.

      For more information, please...

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