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LACIS Alum Thaís Passos

On February 3, 2016 by UW LACIS Blog

By Eli Weiner (LACIS Social Media/Outreach Intern, BBA – Marketing, BA – LACIS ’15) Thaís Passos graduated from LACIS with her MA in the summer of 2015, and her story is as unique as they...

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Longtime LACIS Employee Angela Buongiorno Retires

On January 26, 2016 by UW LACIS Blog

It is a very bittersweet feeling to have to say goodbye to the ones you care about deeply, even if you know they will be happy in their new life. That is the current...

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LACIS Helps UW Students Travel With Generous Grants

On December 16, 2015 by UW LACIS Blog

By Eli Weiner (LACIS Social Media/Outreach Intern, BBA – Marketing, BA – LACIS ’15) As a department that strives to expand the cultural knowledge and awareness of UW-Madison students, LACIS makes it a...

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WORT’s Norman Stockwell to close LACIS’ Fall 2015 Lecture Series

On December 9, 2015 by UW LACIS Blog

by Sarah Ripp (LACIS) Norm Stockwell of WORT Radio will be our featured speaker on Tuesday, December 15th at Noon (206 Ingraham). His lecture will complete our lunchtime lecture series for fall 2015....

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FLAS Fellowship Recipient Charlie Minard

On December 9, 2015 by UW LACIS Blog

by Charlie Minard (Accounting, ’15) During my time at UW-Madison, I had the opportunity to take a number of Spanish and Portuguese classes in addition to my accounting major. These classes were incredible...

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UNA-USA Dane County Chapter Hosts Fun and Informative 70th Anniversary Luncheon

On December 4, 2015 by UW LACIS Blog

by Eli Weiner (LACIS Social Media/Outreach Intern, BBA – Marketing, BA – LACIS ’15) The UNA-USA Dane County Chapter is the local branch affiliated with the United Nations Association of the United States...

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LACIS Alum Helps Family in Argentina, Learns Along the Way

On October 28, 2015 by UW LACIS Blog

by Emily Temple (LACIS alum, ’13) When I was in your seats, the question I always got was: “What are you going to study? What’s your major? Are you getting any certificates?” …...

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Fall 2015 Welcome from LACIS Director, Francisco Scarano

On September 3, 2015 by UW LACIS Blog

August 24, 2015 Dear fellow LACIS members and friends, ¡Welcome/bienvenidos/bem-vindos! As I write, there’s a chill in the air that augurs the beginning of the fall semester at UW-Madison.  I hope it finds...

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Meet Our Fall 2015 Visiting Tinker Professors!

On August 10, 2015 by UW LACIS Blog

by Bette Benson (LACIS Social Media/Outreach Intern, BA, LACIS, Pol Sci, & Intl Stud ’15) This fall LACIS will be welcoming Dr. Cristian Bonacic and Professor Gustavo Gordillo de Anda as our Fall...

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LACIS Internship Grant Recipient featured in Argentine Newspaper

On August 4, 2015 by UW LACIS Blog

by Bette Benson (LACIS Social Media/Outreach Intern, BA, LACIS, Pol Sci, & Intl Stud ’15) One of this year’s LACIS Internship Grants recipients, Nate Sullivan, has been featured by the Argentine newspaper Diario...

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