Education

Jorge I. Domínguez

Jorge I. Domínguez

Vice-Provost for International Affairs, Harvard University
Antonio Madero Professor for the Study of Mexico, Dept of Government (FAS)

Co-Chair, Cuban Studies Program

Professor Jorge I. Domínguez continues to work on Cuba’s domestic and international politics and economics. With Read more about Jorge I. Domínguez

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2017 Mar 25

2017 Latin America Education Conference

8:30am to 6:30pm

Location: 

Harvard Graduate School of Education, Cambridge, MA, USA

The Latin America Education Forum Conference is an annual gathering of educators, researchers, entrepreneurs, and policymakers at the Harvard Graduate School of Education.

The 2017 LAEF Spring Conference will bring together members of the education community across Latin America to engage in a vibrant conversation about the challenges, innovations, and opportunities sparked by the pursuit of educational equity throughout the region.

Click here to register and for more information.

 

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2017 Mar 31

Cuba Studies Program: The 'Liberal Moment' of the Revolution: Early Educational Reforms in Revolutionary Cuba

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

CGIS South, S-216 (Resource Room), 1730 Cambridge Street

Speaker: Rainer Schultz, PhD, Director of the Consortium for Advanced Studies Abroad (CASA), Cuba Divisional Center in Havana 

Moderators: Alejandro de la Fuente, Robert Woods Bliss Professor of Latin American History and Economics, Professor of African and African American Studies and of History, and Director, Afro-Latin American Research Institute, Hutchins Center for African and African American Research at Harvard University

Jorge I. Domínguez, Antonio Madero Professor for the Study of Mexico, Department of Government;  Read more about Cuba Studies Program: The 'Liberal Moment' of the Revolution: Early Educational Reforms in Revolutionary Cuba

2017 Feb 23

Brazil Studies Program: Public Policies in Gender and Diversity in PT Governments

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

CGIS South, S-050, 1730 Cambridge Street

Speaker:  Miriam Pillar Grossi, Professor of Anthropology, Federal University of Santa Catarina; Ruth Cardoso Chair, Institute of Latin American Studies Columbia University

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

In association with social movements and public universities, during the 13 years of the Lula and Dilma governments (2003-2016) in Read more about Brazil Studies Program: Public Policies in Gender and Diversity in PT Governments

2016 Oct 06

Brazil Studies Program: Progress and Challenges of Education in Brazil

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

CGIS South, S-050, 1730 Cambridge Street

Speaker: Claudia Costin, Visiting Professor, Harvard School of Education; Former Senior Director for Global Education, World Bank

The seminar will focus on the improvements obtained in Education in the last two decades, as well as the persisting challenges. Some measures will be proposed, suggesting an outline of the initial components of a national project for ensuring quality Education in the country.

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Celebrating a decade in São Paulo

June 28, 2016

Lemann Brazil Research Fund furthers connections between Harvard and Brazil

In a few short weeks, the world will turn its attention to Rio de Janeiro for the Olympic Games. But before any medals are awarded, Harvard celebrated two of its own milestones in Brazil: the 10th anniversary of the Harvard Brazil Office and the first round of Lemann Brazil Research Fund grants.

The David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies at Harvard, founded in 1994, opened its São Paulo base in 2006 as the center formally began its  Read more about Celebrating a decade in São Paulo

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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

En muchos lugares del mundo todo se decide por una prueba. Basar esta selección en sólo un tipo de información es insuficiente". Hay distintas maneras de sacar a los alumnos de Read more about Mark Elliott, viceprorrector de Harvard University: Aceptamos estudiantes sin considerar su capacidad de pago o su nacionalidad

2016 May 02

Challenging the Chicago Boys Heritage in Chile, a Conversation about Political and Economic Development

9:00am to 11:00am

Location: 

CGIS South S-216, 1730 Cambridge St.

Giorgio Jackson is the National Congressman for the City of Santiago and  former leader of the student movement that in 2011-2012 claimed for “free, quality public education”.

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Giorgio is one of the few representatives of the Read more about Challenging the Chicago Boys Heritage in Chile, a Conversation about Political and Economic Development

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