Wednesday, September 05, 2018 | 12:00 pm - 01:00 pm
UNM Diplomat in Residence
UNM Diplomat in Residence Ken Chavez will hold a discussion about internships and careers in the Foreign Service with the US Department of State and how the skills you develop with international coursework could lead to an exciting career in diplomacy.
Thursday, September 06, 2018 | 12:00 pm - 01:30 pm
Join us as the 2018 ¡Cine Magnífico! Latino Film Festival comes to campus with a free screening of Al Otro Lado del Muro, an emotionally gripping documentary about a Honduran family living with looming deportation fears and family separation in Mexico City.
Friday, September 07, 2018 | 02:30 pm - 03:45 pm
Join us as the 2018 ¡Cine Magnífico! Latino Film Festival comes to campus with a free screening of Los adioses, a moving drama based on the life of renowned Mexican author and poet Rosario Castellanos.
Monday, September 10, 2018 | 05:00 pm - 07:00 pm
Join the UNM Latin American & Iberian Institute for our casual Vamos a Leer book group, a space dedicated to teachers discussing authentic and engaging Latinx literature for elementary, middle and high school classrooms. Each month we share curriculum, raffle a free copy of next month’s title, discuss Latinx culture and literary themes, and enjoy a pint.
Wednesday, September 12, 2018 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Mario T. García
Distinguished Professor of History and Chicana and Chicano Studies University of California, Santa Barbara
Join the UNM Department of Sociology and campus partners for a special presentation with Dr. Mario T.
García, Distinguished Professor of History and Chicana and Chicano Studies at the University of California,
Santa Barbara, as he discusses his forthcoming book, Father Luis Olivares: A Biography - Faith, Politics,
and the Origins of the Sanctuary Movement in Los Angeles (University of North Carolina Press, 2018).
Thursday, September 13, 2018 | 12:30 pm - 02:00 pm
Dr. Gabriela Alemán
Join the UNM Department of Spanish and Portuguese and partners for a talk with Ecuadorian writer Gabriela Alemán.
Tuesday, September 18, 2018 | 03:00 pm - 04:00 pm
Dr. Doris Careaga-Coleman
UNM Department of Chicana and Chicano Studies
Join the UNM and CNM Latin American Studies programs for a presentation in their Fall 2018 LAS Lecture Series as UNM professor Dr. Doris Careaga-Coleman shares her research concerning Afromexican foodways as cultural retentions.
Wednesday, September 19, 2018 | 12:00 pm - 01:00 pm
Dr. Gabriela Torres-Mazuera
UNM Mexico Studies Chair
Join the LAII for a presentation with Dr. Gabriela Torres-Mazuera, UNM's Mexico Studies Chair, as she discusses the history and ongoing practices of privatization and commodification of communal lands in rural indigenous Mexico.
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 | 11:30 am - 01:00 pm
Jesus Emilio Tuberquia
Peace Community of San José de Apartadó
Join the Interdisciplinary Group of Colombian Studies at UNM as they present a talk with Jesus Emilio Tuberquia, a founding member of the Peace Community of San José de Apartadó in northwest Colombia.
Thursday, September 27, 2018 | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Join us for a panel presentation of students and faculty who participated in the Summer 2018 study abroad program, "Culturas Indígenas de Colombia," one of the first of its kind at UNM!
Friday, September 28, 2018 | 12:30 pm - 02:00 pm
Join the Consortium of Latin American Studies Programs (CLASP) as it celebrates the 25th anniversary of the Américas Award with a live-streamed ceremony at the Library of Congress.