The Center for Latin American Studies

Promotes global understanding through support for teaching, learning, & research in and on Latin America, the Caribbean, and the diverse diasporic communities of Latin American and Caribbean origin. CLAS provides faculty with the resources and intellectual environment to realize cutting-edge research, and students with unequaled educational experience and a solid path to a successful career. Through its community engagement programs, the center shares its resources regionally, nationally, & internationally.

Upcoming Events

Sep
19
5:00 pm
4130 Posvar Hall
Sep
19
5:30 pm
Alumni Hall, University of Pittsburgh
Sep
20
10:00 am
Schelnley Drive and Posvar
Sep
23
4:00 pm
Global Hub, Wesley W. Posvar Hall

CLAS Programs

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Contributions help our mission of providing academic resources relating to Latin America. Donate Now >

Events

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Panoramas

Panoramas provides a web-based venue for thoughtful dialogue of Latin American and Caribbean issues. Visit site >

Study Abroad Opportunities

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CLAS Publications

Publications on the Latin American and Caribbean Region at the University of Pittsburgh. Learn more >

Library

Visit the Eduardo Lozano Latin American Collection website Learn more >

Outreach

Learn more about our various outreach programs. Learn more >

Latest Videos

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Get to know the Center for Latin American Studies (CLAS)

Learn more about the Center's offerings from undergraduate students and Academic Advisor, Luis Van Fossen Bravo.

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Friday, November 30, 2018

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Support for Democracy in Decline: The LAPOP Americas Barometer 2016/17
Friday, January 19, 2018