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Upcoming Events





Friday, January 25, 2019 | 06:00 pm - 06:00 pm

Braceros Exhibit

Drawn from the archives of Mexico's Secretariat of Foreign Relations, this stunning collection of black and white photography explores the Bracero Program as it was seen by the men and women who lived it.




Monday, February 18, 2019 | 01:00 pm - 02:00 pm

Teach In: Venezuela in Crisis

Join us for a panel discussion on the current crisis in Venezuela. What is happening? Is it a crisis and, if so, what led to this crisis? What is the role of U.S. foreign policy? Come ask questions and learn from a panel of scholars from Venezuela who will share their experiences and perspectives.




Tuesday, February 19, 2019 | 06:00 pm - 07:30 pm

Maya Art and Archaeology Tour - Information Session

Please join us for an information meeting to learn more about our upcoming international program on Maya Art and Archaeology of Mexico (May 11-20, 2019).








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