CLAS Weekly Digest (03/23/2021)

CLAS Weekly Digest (03/23/2021)

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On Tuesday, March 23, 2021 at 7:00PM City of Asylum is planning a literary event celebrating Latinx voices as part of our monthly Latinx & Proud! Reading Series

The Latinx & Proud! Reading Series is excited to feature poets Rocío Carlos, Nico Amador, Rosina Conde, and Ángel García in an eclectic lineup. Latinx & Proud! continues the important work of celebrating Latinx artists, and empowering the local and national Latinx community in this ongoing series. This event will be bilingual with translation available, and is in proud partnership with University of Pittsburgh Center for Latin American Studies department. 
To register, click "HERE"

Thursday, March 25 at 4:00PM, join the Nationality Rooms Program and Mid-Atlantic Mother's Milk Bank for a series of panel discussions on the health and cultural aspects of Human Milk.

Also sponsored by CLAS, African Studies, the School of Health and Rehab Sciences, UPMC, the Latino Community Center, and the Bhutanese Community Association of Pittsburgh.

To register, click "HERE"

For keynote, panels and LASPP Roundtables registration, click "HERE"

March 25-27, 2021

The Center for Latin American Studies (CLAS) at the University of Pittsburgh welcomes faculty and students to the 24th Latin American Social and Public Policy (LASPP) Conference on March 25th, 26th, and 27th, 2021. At the conference, researchers can present scholarly work related to social and public policy in Latin America.

—We hope to see all of you supporting your fellow researchers from different areas of the world.
—Esperamos verlos a todos apoyando a sus colegas investigadores de diferentes partes del mundo.
—Esperamos ver todos vocês apoiando seus colegas pesquisadores de regiões diferentes do mundo.

The aim of the internship is to involve CLAS certificate student(s) in organizations that work in and with the Latinx community in Southwestern Pennsylvania and leverage the skills and language acquired during their course of studies at the University of Pittsburgh.

Internship Opportunities:

Luis Van Fossen Bravo is the Academic Advisor for the Center for Latin American Studies, and would be happy to meet with you to discuss your academic aspirations and career goals.

To schedule a meeting, click "HERE"

2021 Sheth International
Achievement Awards

Each year the University of Pittsburgh recognizes faculty members for their contributions around the world. This year we are honored to have two of our outstanding 
CLAS Faculty members.

Diego Chaves-Gnecco, MD, MPH
School of Medicine
Carmelo Mesa-Lago,  Ph.D.
Economics and Latin American Studies

To register and for more information about this event, visit:

For more information about CLAS upcoming events, click "HERE"
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