The Forum for Cooperation, Understanding and Solidarity (FoCUS) is a student initiative dedicated to promoting positive U.S.-Mexico relations by fostering communication and mutual understanding among future leaders of the United States and Mexico. Apply here for a chance to represent the US in this unique collaborative opportunity.
Congratulations to Cecilia Wainryb! Professor Wainryb has been awarded a residency fellowship at the Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center in Milan, Italy. During this time, she will be working on a book project on moral development within the context of political violence.
FLAS Fellowship applications are now open. This scholarship is awarded for any student of foreign languages and area studies in an approved language. It pays full tuition for one year, as well as a stipend. FLAS can also be used for study abroad programs.
Undergraduate students have worked with U of U professors to complete research projects on Latin American topics. Follow the link to view their research!
Michael Mejia, Alejandro Quin, María del Mar González, Kathryn Grace and Christopher Lewis are all new faces to the University. Check out their bios for a glimpse of what they are bringing to our Latin American Studies Program.
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Latin American Studies Program
Carolyn Tanner Irish Humanities Bldg
215 S. Central Campus Dr. Room 210
Salt Lake City, Utah 84112-0311