Small Countries, Big Challenges

Small Countries, Big Challenges: Addressing Poverty and Vulnerabilityin the Caribbean
by Asha Williams (Social Protection Specialist, World Bank; CLAS and Pitt alumna; and 2015 Recipient of the Sheth International Young Alumni Achievement Award)

Thursday, March 19, 2015
Time: Noon
Location: 4130 Posvar Hall

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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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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.


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