Latin American, Caribbean and Iberian Studies Program
We are a Title VI National Resource Center, in operation since 1973 in consortium with the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (CLACS)
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    Fall 2015 Tinker Visiting Professors
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Spring 2016 Course List!





Cuban musician Juan de Marcos Gonzalez is currently on campus engaging in several public performances, lectures, etc.  Click HERE for a complete line up of events!

de Marcos Gonzalez was recently featured in a couple of articles discussing Cuba-focused programming on campus, etc., in the following articles:

9/24/15 issue of the Isthmus. Read it HERE

9/27/15 issue of the Wisconsin State Journal. Read it HERE


Ricardo Gonzalez, Cuban-born owner of the Cardinal Bar (and friend of LACIS), was recently featured in THIS article in Our Lives magazine which discusses his experiences growing up in revolutionary Cuba. 



Fall 2015 Welcome from LACIS Director, Francisco Scarano


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