Bookmark and Share

About the LAII

Designated a National Resource Center (NRC) by the U.S. Department of Education, the LAII offers academic degrees, supports research, provides development opportunities for faculty, and coordinates an outreach program that reaches diverse constituents.

Engage with the LAII

Subscribe to Listserv
See Upcoming Events
Like on Facebook
Network via LinkedIn
Watch on YouTube
Peruse on Flickr
Listen to SoundCloud
Follow on Instagram
  • Mexico Studies Chair Position Created at UNMThe UNM LAII is pleased to announce the establishment of the Mexico Studies Chair program, an initiative which will bring a senior Mexican scholar to UNM for one semester each year to teach and conduct research. [Read more...]
  • UNM Student Awarded Boren Fellowship to Study in BrazilA UNM MALAS graduate student, Nora Lamm, has received a Boren Fellowship from the National Security Education Program. [Read more...]
  • Hear From LAS StudentsThe LAII is excited to announce a new video featuring current graduate students from across our MALAS and dual degree programs. [Read more...]
  • Students Across Campus Awarded Funding to Support Learning and Research Related to Latin AmericaEach spring, the LAII awards a variety of funding to students across campus to support learning and research related to Latin America. This funding typically comes in the form of field research grants for graduate students; Foreign Language and A rea Studies (FLAS) Fellowships for undergraduate and graduate students; and PhD Fellowships for doctoral students. [Read more...]
  • LAII Faculty Honored for 2016 Book PublicationsOn April 21, 2017, the Latin American & Iberian Institute proudly hosted a reception to honor affiliated faculty who had published books in 2016. It was held in conjunction with the LAII's annual faculty concilium luncheon, and provided an opportunity to reflect on the breadth and depth of scholarship shared by Latin Americanist and Iberianist faculty across campus. [Read more...]
1 2 3 4 5 6