In 2005, a massive amount of documentation belonging to the former Guatemalan National Police was discovered. The archive contained information on systematic human rights violations committed during the country’s civil war from 1960 to 1996. › Continue reading
“20 Years Later, NAFTA’s Dramatic Impact on Oregon” | CLLAS Director Lynn Stephen Interviewed on KLCC
By Jacob Lewin
December 2, 2013—“Twenty years ago this month President Bill Clinton signed the North American Free Trade Agreement into law. Few foresaw that it would change the face of Oregon.”
To read or listen to this interview on KLCC radio with Professor Lynn Stephen and others, go to:
The Center for Latino/a & Latin American Studies (CLLAS) Announces Graduate Student Summer 2014 Research Grants
In order to encourage and support interdisciplinary graduate student research in the areas of Latino/a and Latin American Studies, CLLAS announces a program for summer research support. We expect to award up to three summer grants for $1,000 each to advance research for either masters or doctoral candidates. The award will support research related activities carried out from July 1st through September 30th, 2014. We are especially interested in projects that link Latino/a Studies or Latin American Studies with other disciplines. (See examples of CLLAS grantees from previous years.)
Possible project topics include but are not limited to: › Continue reading
Now published on the website of The New York Review of Books at the above link, this article will be published in the print edition on December 5, 2013. The author talks about his experience visiting the police archives in Guatemala, and he cites the UO Libraries publication of From Silence to Memory: Revelations of the Archivo Histórico de la Policía Nacional (translated into English by CLLAS board member Carlos Aguirre and Kate Doyle, and with a foreword by Aguirre and a preface by Doyle; University of Oregon Libraries, 476 pp., available at scholarsbank.uoregon.edu).
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Jane Grant Room
Hendricks Hall, Rm 330
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Please join us for a valuable session with a panel of faculty and grad students who will share tips and strategies for writing successful grant proposals. No RSVP required.
For more information, please contact Linda Barrera at firstname.lastname@example.org or 541-346-5286.
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The Intercultural Competency Program is an interdisciplinary program open to all UO graduate students. This program is intended to build graduate level skills in cultural sensitivity.
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- “20 Years Later, NAFTA’s Dramatic Impact on Oregon” | CLLAS Director Lynn Stephen Interviewed on KLCC
- The Center for Latino/a & Latin American Studies (CLLAS) Announces Graduate Student Summer 2014 Research Grants
- CLLAS Associate Director Gerardo Sandoval Featured in AroundtheO
- UO publication about police archives in Guatemala featured in The New York Review of Books
- CLLAS Graduate Student Proposal Writing Workshop
- Intercultural Competency Program Information Sessions