LACIS Alumna Jessica Diaz-Hurtado

On February 23, 2015 by UW LACIS Blog

by Bette Benson (LACIS Social Media/Outreach Intern, BA, LACIS, Pol Sci, & Intl Stud ’15) Here’s another example of LACIS alum doing great work! Jessica Diaz-Hurtado graduated from UW in Spring 2013 with...

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LACIS Professor Michael W. Apple Awarded Doctorate Honoris Causa by the University of Buenos Aires

On February 9, 2015 by UW LACIS Blog

by Bette Benson (LACIS Social Media/Outreach Intern, BA, LACIS, Pol Sci, & Intl Stud ’15) LACIS Professor, Michael W. Apple, John Bascom Professor of Curriculum and Instruction and Educational Policy Studies, was awarded a Doctorate...

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LACIS Core Faculty Member Published!

On February 5, 2015 by UW LACIS Blog

by Bette Benson (LACIS Social Media/Outreach Intern, BA, Pol Sci, Intl Stud & LACIS ’15) LACIS core faculty member Noam Lupu, Assistant Professor of Political Science and Trice Faculty Scholar, co-authored a paper with...

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LACIS Scholar Published!

On January 26, 2015 by UW LACIS Blog

by Bette Benson (LACIS Social Media/Outreach Intern, BA, Pol Sci, Intl Stud & LACIS ’15) Ian Carrillo (PhD Candidate in Sociology and Community and Environmental Sociology), who was featured on our blog in...

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Meet our Spring 2015 Tinker Visiting Professors!

On January 23, 2015 by UW LACIS Blog

by Bette Benson (LACIS Social Media/Outreach Intern, BA, Pol Sci, Intl Stud & LACIS ’15) LACIS is excited to welcome Professor Víctor Vich Florez and Professor Virginia Zavala, both of the Pontificia Universidad...

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Cuba 101…and More!

On December 15, 2014 by UW LACIS Blog

by Sarah Ripp (LACIS’ Outreach Coordinator and Undergraduate Advisor) On Friday, December 12th, LACIS co-sponsored a mini-course, “Cuba 101”, with the Office of Continuing Studies.  It was a resounding success — standing room...

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LACIS in the Community

On December 12, 2014 by UW LACIS Blog

by Bette Benson (LACIS Social Media/Outreach Intern, BA, Pol Sci, Intl Stud & LACIS ’15) One of the great things about the LACIS program is how we get to be involved in the...

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Wisconsin Idea Fellowship

On December 5, 2014 by UW LACIS Blog

UW-Madison junior Hasan Nadeem, majoring in biology, economics and global health, created an ambitious six-month nutrition project for the village of Santa Ana, Honduras. His idea one of nine accepted for a Wisconsin...

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Update on Ayotzinapa

On December 5, 2014 by UW LACIS Blog

The following is PhD Candidate/Spanish TA, Edith Beltran’s, reflection on the November 20th teleconfernece with the University of Chicago’s Aurturo Cano and Benjamin Lessing on the events in Ayotzinapa, Mexico On November 20, 2014, the University...

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NAVE Scholarship Recipient: Sophie Rzchowski

On December 3, 2014 by UW LACIS Blog

by Bette Benson (LACIS Social Media/Outreach Intern, BA, Pol Sci, Intl Stud & LACIS ’15) Sophie Rzchowski, a Madisonian junior majoring in Spanish and Journalism, was recently awarded the NAVE scholarship. The funds from...

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