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 Upcoming Events 


  • Haitian Creole Conversation Table

    Haitian Creole Conversation Table

    Every Wednesday, Starting November 5 from 2:30-3:30, Our first Haitian Creole conversation table at LACSI!  Our instructor will be native speaker...

  • La Mesa de Conversación

    La Mesa de Conversación

    The Mesa de Conversación is a free conversation hour open to all members of the community interested in improving...

  • Quechua Coversation Table

    Quechua Coversation Table

    Rimasunchis!, the Quechua Conversation Table, is an opportunity for people to learn about the Quechua language and culture. Rimasunchis!...

  • The Portuguese Conversation Hour

    The Portuguese Conversation Hour

    Come and practice or learn Portuguese while having fun and meeting new friends.
  No prior knowledge required just an...

  • Faculty: Jessica Kissinger

    Faculty: Jessica Kissinger

    UGA geneticist Jessica Kissinger recently received a Brazilian Special Visiting Professor Award from Brazil’s national...

  • Faculty: Milton Masciadri

    Faculty: Milton Masciadri

    Interview with a LACSI Faculty Member: Milton Masciadri Milton Masciadri is a professor at the...

  • Student: Yami Rodriguez

    Student: Yami Rodriguez

    Yami Rodriguez is a student concerned with social injustices, a passionate proponent for things she...

  • Alumni: Daniela Rubio

    Alumni: Daniela Rubio

    Daniela Rubio graduated from UGA in 2008 with a LACS degree. Since leaving UGA, Daniela...

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Welcome to the University of Georgia’s Latin American and Caribbean Studies Institute, a coalition of over 150 affiliates from all of UGA’s colleges and professional schools. LACSI promotes research, education, and service & outreach related to Latin America, the Caribbean, and US Latinos. Consider participating in one of the Initiatives, or supporting the vital work being done through them. Please explore our website, subscribe to our newsletter, and contact us to share your ideas of how we might work together. We look forward to hearing from you!

Richard A. Gordon, Director

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