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Latin American Studies at UNM


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Latin American library collections nationwide
100+
affiliated faculty at UNM
200+
LAS courses each year
75%
of LAS students receive funding

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Upcoming Events





Tuesday, November 19, 2019 | 05:00 pm

K-12 Educator’s Workshop: Winter Celebrations in Latin America

Join the UNM Latin American & Iberian Institute for an evening of free professional development as we explore winter holidays celebrated in Latin America!




Thursday, November 21, 2019 | 10:00 am

Spanish Language and Culture Assistants Program Info Session

Would you like to spend a school year in Spain, getting to know its culture and people while improving your Spanish and collaborating with other foreign language teachers in school tasks? Join us for an info session to learn more about the Language and Culture Assistants program!


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