2014-15 Latin American & Caribbean Festival

 

Featuring music, food, dance, arts, crafts, and children's activities from Latin America and the Caribbean.

Saturday March 21, 2015
Noon - 10pm
Wesley W. Posvar Hall Galleria
First Floor Pittsburgh
University of Pittsburgh

 

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CLAS Semina and Field Trip to Latin America

 

During the afternoon of May 2, 2014, a group of eleven undergraduate students and their instructor met at Pittsburgh International Airport, luggage in tow and passports in hand. While no longer strangers, we had spent the majority of our time together in class, not in the “real world”–and what we were headed for was not just an academic experience.

 

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Panoramas Roundtable - Current Issues

 

Please join us today for a different type of lunchtime event as part of our Panoramas Roundtables.

 

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Date: Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Time: Noon

Location: 4130 Posvar Hall

 

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Panoramas Roundtables

The Panoramas roundtables are discussions on current issues and academic topics.

 

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THE NEW ECONOMIC MODEL IN BOLIVIA

By Luis Alberto Arce Catacora

Bolivia’s Minister of Economy and Finance

 

Thursday, September 4, 2014

Noon

Gold Room—University Club

123 University Pl, Pittsburgh,  PA 15260

 

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Center for Latin American Studies

Since 1964, the University of Pittsburgh has been committed to a Latin American studies program of unique depth and richness. Its Center for Latin American Studies (CLAS) has become internationally recognized for excellence in undergraduate, graduate, research, professional education and outreach. CLAS is designated as a comprehensive National Resource Center (NRC) on Latin America by the U.S. Department of Education.

NOTE: TO SEE THE CLAS MONTHLY CALENDAR, PLEASE CLICK HERE.

Upcoming Events

Thursday, March 5

How to Apply for USA Jobs
International Career Toolkit Series
Time:
12:00 pm
Presenter:
Tamara L. Ivosevic & George P. Buck
Location:
4217 Posvar Hall

Wednesday, March 18 to Thursday, March 19

Managing Risks in the Shale Industry: A Comparison of Policies Worldwide
Time:
(All day)
Presenter:
Faculty Organizer: Dr. Shanti Gamper-Rabindran, Associate Professor, GSPIA and Department of Economics Pittsburgh Athletic Association
Location:
Pittsburgh Athletic Association

Thursday, March 19

Panoramas Round Table: Presentation by Asha Williams
Time:
12:00 pm
Presenter:
Asha Williams (Social Protection Specialist, World Bank; CLAS and Pitt alumna and 2015 Recipient of the Sheth International Young Alumni Achievement Award)
Location:
4130 Posvar Hall

Saturday, March 21

35th Annual Latin American & Caribbean Festival
Time:
12:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Presenter:
Location:
1st Floor Posvar Hall--Galleria

Sunday, March 22

Brazil Nuts Festival
Time:
1:00 pm to 5:34 pm
Presenter:
The Brazil Nuts Pitt CLUB
Location:
William Pitt Union
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