LACIS Alum and Award Winning Journalist Visits Campus!

On April 29, 2015 by UW LACIS Blog

by Bette Benson (LACIS Social Media/Outreach Intern, BA, LACIS, Pol Sci, & Intl Stud ’15) This week LACIS and the School of Journalism were excited to welcome UW Alum Jacob Kushner back to...

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Two LACIS Undergrads Awarded Wisconsin Idea Fellowship!

On April 27, 2015 by UW LACIS Blog

by Bette Benson (LACIS Social Media/Outreach Intern, BA, LACIS, Pol Sci, & Intl Stud ’15) LACIS would like to congratulate undergraduate juniors Alexandra Arriaga and Lauren Feierstein for being selected as recipients of...

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LACIS’ Faculty Affiliate, Darien Lamen, selected for WI Without Borders Award!

On April 23, 2015 by UW LACIS Blog

by Bette Benson (LACIS Social Media/Outreach Intern, BA, LACIS, Pol Sci, & Intl Stud ’15) LACIS would like to congratulate LACIS Faculty Affiliate, Darien Lamen, who was recently selected for a WI Without...

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Brazil Represented at International Day at Elm Lawn Elementary

On April 22, 2015 by UW LACIS Blog

by Bette Benson (LACIS Social Media/Outreach Intern, BA, LACIS, Pol Sci, & Intl Stud ’15) RJ Hayes, a UW-Madison Portuguese MA student, attended International Day at Elm Lawn Elementary on March 12th with...

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Reel Love Film Fest 2015

On April 13, 2015 by UW LACIS Blog

by Bette Benson (LACIS Social Media/Outreach Intern, BA, LACIS, Pol Sci, & Intl Stud ’15)   LACIS is excited to be teaming up with WUD Film for a screening of El Casamiento (The...

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Cartonera Crossings: From Cardboard Books To Cultural Identity

On April 8, 2015 by UW LACIS Blog

This article was edited by Bette Benson (LACIS Social Media/Outreach Intern, BA, LACIS, Pol Sci, & Intl Stud ’15) using THIS News posting by UW and THIS article from Madison Metropolitan School District...

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LACIS Alumna Post-Graduate Adventure in Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Honduras, and Argentina

On March 27, 2015 by UW LACIS Blog

This is LACIS alumna Nicole Weyandt reflection on her post-graduate experiences in Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Honduras and Argentina. Fall of 2008 I entered as a freshman student at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Though...

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LACIS Core Faculty Member named Hilldale Award winner

On March 13, 2015 by UW LACIS Blog

by Bette Benson (LACIS Social Media/Outreach Intern, BA, LACIS, Pol Sci, & Intl Stud ’15) LACIS Core Faculty Member, Jane Collins, Professor of Community & Environmental Sociology and Gender and Women’s Studies, has...

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LACIS Undergrad, Jess Schwartz, Reflects on Time Spent Volunteering in Buenos Aires

On February 26, 2015 by UW LACIS Blog

The following is LACIS Outreach Intern Jess Schwartz’s reflection on her time spent in Buenos Aires over winter break utilizing a LACIS travel grant. Te extrañamos mucho, she wrote on my Facebook page. We...

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LACIS Professor Published and Curating Exhibit!

On February 25, 2015 by UW LACIS Blog

by Bette Benson (LACIS Social Media/Outreach Intern, BA, LACIS, Pol Sci, & Intl Stud ’15)                       LACIS Core Professor, Guillermina De Ferrari,  published a...

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