Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University


PORTraits: Kyle Young (Portuguese at Tulane Video Series)

October 5th, 2020

The “PORTulane” community is a vibrant collection of people that have diverse trajectories in the language and culture of the lusophone world. Tune in weekly…  read more

Fulbright Fellow Finds Opportunity at Tulane

September 20th, 2020

This story originally appeared on the Tulane University School of Liberal Arts website and was written by Emily Wilkerson. Five weeks after starting his Fulbright…  read more

Stone Center PhD Jesus Ruiz awarded ACLS Emerging Voices Fellowship

September 4th, 2020

Story by William Penniman, Stone Center graduate student and Publicity Assistant The Stone Center for Latin American Studies is proud to announce that Jesus Ruiz,…  read more

Stone Center Post-Doctoral Fellow Receives Prestigious Governor General's Award

August 11th, 2020

Dr. Irene Rozsa, the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada Postdoctoral Fellow at the Stone Center, was recently recognized for exemplary achievements during…  read more

New Orleans Public Library Highlights Pebbles Program

July 27th, 2020

Story appears in When schools closed in early March and libraries quickly followed suit, Denise Woltering and her team at Tulane University’s Stone Center…  read more

Coronavirus exacerbates plight of asylum seekers in Louisiana

June 22nd, 2020

Associate Professor, Jana Lipman provides insight on the impact of coronavirus on asylum seekers in Louisiana. Read the article published by The Advocate on June…  read more

Summer Maya Language Institute Featured on Telemundo

June 19th, 2020

With the sudden shift to teaching online, our annual summer Maya Language Institute, Oxlajuj Aj also quickly transitioned to an online environment. The course began…  read more

Virtual Summer Teacher Institute Concludes

June 18th, 2020

Last week (June 8 – 12, 2020) over 70 K-12 educators logged in online from across the country for our annual summer teacher institute, “Central…  read more

The 2020 Stone Center Spring Awards Ceremony: Celebrating excellence in Latin American Studies

May 19th, 2020

On Thursday, May 14th, the Stone Center held a virtual awards ceremony honoring students, faculty, and staff form within the Latin American Studies community at…  read more

Cheers to the Class of 2020: The Stone Center sends off students with a virtual toast

May 18th, 2020

On Thursday, May 14th, the Stone Center honored graduating Latin American Studies students with a virtual toast and recognition ceremony. Over 75 attendees, including faculty,…  read more

LAST 2020 Senior Profile: Aislinn Roberts

May 14th, 2020

Aislinn Roberts graduates cum laude in Public Health with minors in Latin American Studies and Business in May 2020. Her time studying abroad in Argentina…  read more

LAST 2020 Senior Profile: Joseph Sotile

May 13th, 2020

Joseph Sotile graduates from Tulane this year as a Political Science major with minors in Latin American Studies and Mathematics. His academic honors include the…  read more

LAST 2020 Senior Profile: Torsten Blue

May 13th, 2020

Looking back at his time at Tulane as a double major in Political Science and Latin American Studies, Torsten Blue counts many of his experiences…  read more

LAST 2020 Senior Profile: Griffin Smith

May 13th, 2020

Graduating with degrees in Neuroscience and Latin American Studies, Griffin Smith not only succeeded in completing two very distinct majors, but also found ways to…  read more

LAST 2020 Senior Profile: Nile Pierre

May 13th, 2020

Nile Pierre is a senior from Los Angeles, CA majoring in Latin American Studies and Political Economy. She is a Posse Foundation Scholar and Cowen…  read more