Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University


LAST 2020 Senior Profile: Jasmine Gloria

May 13th, 2020

Tulane senior Jasmine Gloria graduates in May 2020 as a double major in Anthropology and Latin American Studies with a minor in Art History. Not…  read more

LAST 2020 Senior Profile: Ella Zimbalist

May 13th, 2020

Ella Zimbalist graduates in May 2020 with a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science, Social Policy and Practice, and a minor in Latin American Studies. During…  read more

LAST 2020 Senior Profile: Anna Dobard

May 13th, 2020

Anna Dobard is a senior graduating with a Bachelor’s degree in International Development and Latin American Studies. Some of her favorite experiences at Tulane have…  read more

LAST 2020 Senior Profile: Bryna Loranger

May 13th, 2020

Tulane senior Bryna Loranger graduates as a double major in Spanish and International Development with a minor in Latin American Studies in May 2020. Throughout…  read more

K-12 Educator Workshops Move Online

May 12th, 2020

The spring Ancient Civilizations K-12 Educator Workshop Series culminated last week with the Teaching Aztec History through Art online webinar (now archived on our YouTube…  read more

2020-2021 CIPR Post-Doctoral Fellows

April 29th, 2020

We at the Center for Inter-American Policy & Research would like to welcome our four new incoming post-doctoral fellows for the 2020-2021 academic year. They…  read more

From the School of Liberal Arts - Using Art in Times of Crisis: From Oaxaca to Tulane

April 29th, 2020

In the latest edition of the School of Liberal Arts newsletter, Latin American Studies graduating senior Jasmine Gloria describes how she and her fellow classmates…  read more

The Mayan Language Institute lays foundation for interdisciplinary research on public health and Indigenous knowledge in Guatemala

April 27th, 2020

Field research conducted by two members of the Stone Center’s Mayan Language Institute (MLI) team has culminated in the publication of the article “K’iche’ Mayan…  read more

Latin American Writer Series Video Archive Spotlight: Luis Negrón

April 23rd, 2020

LAWS Spotlight by Erika Pettersen, Stone Center graduate student and Publicity Assistant On October 3rd, 2019, the Stone Center hosted a conversation with acclaimed writer,…  read more

Spend your summer in Brazil--virtually! Applications open on rolling basis through 5/1.

April 21st, 2020

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, the 2020 edition of Summer in Brazil is moving to an online format. Applications for the virtual program are now…  read more

Cuban musicologist Heidy Cepero Recoder reflects on her time at Tulane and Kennesaw State University

April 20th, 2020, a periodical based in Camaguey, Cuba, recently published a feature on musicologist Heidy Cepero Recoder’s visit to the U.S., which included a talk at…  read more

Catholic Church urges Venezuela to unite against coronavirus

April 17th, 2020

Catholic Church urges Venezuela to unite against coronavirus by David Smilde and Hugo Pérez Hernáiz Coronavirus hasn’t yet hit Venezuela as hard as neighboring Brazil…  read more

Professor Kris Lane gives keynote address on the future of "pirate studies"

April 17th, 2020

Professor Kris Lane, France V. Scholes Chair in Colonial Latin American History at Tulane University, served as a keynote speaker at the Inaugural Piracy Studies…  read more

Professor David Smilde co-authors Washington Post article on the U.S. State Department's Venezuela plan

April 17th, 2020

Professor David Smilde, Charles A. and Leo M. Favrot Professor of Human Relations at Tulane University, and Abraham F. Lowenthan, professor emeritus at the University…  read more

The new inequalities and people-to-people social protection

April 2nd, 2020

The new inequalities and people-to-people social protection Nora Lustig (Tulane University) and Nancy Birdsall (Center for Global Development) March 30, 2020 The lockdowns throughout the…  read more