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Welcome to LACSI

Richard Gordon

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

Learn about LACSI


  • The Nahuatl Study Group

    The Nahuatl Study Group

    The Nahuatl Study Group meets Thursdays from 5 to 6 pm in Gilbert Hall 350K to study Nahuatl language and literature. All...

  • Haitian Creole Conversation Table

    Haitian Creole Conversation Table

    Every Thursday, Starting February 18 from 5pm-6pm at the Globe, Our Haitian Creole conversation table continues at the GLOBE!  Our...

  • 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 Conversation Table

    Quechua Conversation 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...

  • LACSI Conversations

    LACSI Conversations

    “Mi experiencia cubana: A month in la Habana.”
    Join the Conversation on Wednesday, December 4, at 4 p.m.


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