Cuban and Caribbean Studies Institute

Tulane University

Latin America & Outreach

May 20th, 2010 - May 21st, 2010

Tulane University
New Orleans, LA

A working meeting sponsored by the Stone Center for Latin American Studies and the Consortium of Latin American Studies Programs that aims to highlight five themes of outreach in order to generate discussion, ideas, and a final report on best practices of educational outreach on Latin America. The Latin America & Outreach Meeting will take place at Tulane University’s Stone Center for Latin American Studies in New Orleans, LA on May 20-21, 2010. Schedule can be downloaded here.

Discussion Themes

  • I. Evaluation
  • II. Collaboration
  • III. Standards
  • IV. Non-educational Outreach
  • V. Travel & Outreach

Funded through a Title VI U.S. Department of Education grant, the Consortium of Latin American Studies Programs, and the Stone Center for Latin American Studies, this meeting seeks to bring together veterans and novices in educational outreach in Latin American Studies. The meeting is open to any program or individual interested in the subject matter. Funding is available for travel and lodging. Please check back regularly for details regarding hotel and travel.

In order to be considered for funding, please fill out the attached form and email/fax or send back to the Stone Center. Once approved for funding all applicants will be housed at the Renaissance New Orleans Pere Marquette Hotel [504-525-1111]

Application for Funding
Fax: 504-865-6719

Stone Center for Latin American Studies
100 Jones Hall
New Orleans, LA 70118




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Latin American Graduate Oraganization (LAGO) 2018 Conference: Call for Proposals

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The Latin American Graduate Organization will be hosting its 2018 Latin American Studies Conference titled Thinking of the Future: Expanding the possible in the Americas (Pensando en el porvenir: Expandiendo lo posible en las Américas) February 23 – 25, 2018, at Tulane University, in New Orleans, Louisiana.

This year, the conference topic is meant to challenge academics and activists to move beyond critiques and recommendations of how to address modern days issues, and instead articulate a vision of and for the future.

The LAGO Conference welcomes all disciplines and all approaches, as long as the project attempts to grapple with the idea of building something better. This is a Latin American Studies Conference, but creative writers, journalists, artists, performers, organizers, lawyers and healthcare providers as well as graduate students and other academics are welcome. Proposals are accepted in Spanish, Portuguese, Haitian Creole, and English.

Deadlines: Abstracts of papers and projects are due November 25, 2017. Abstracts of papers or project descriptions must not exceed 300 words.

Please contact with questions. For more information, visit the official conference website.