LACIS

Latin American, Caribbean and Iberian Studies Program

LACIS Research and Internship Grant Reports

 

2016

  • Armon, Alec (Chile): Fulbright Commission.
  • Dao, Hoa Ha Ngoc (Chile): TheBesty.
  • Fox, Kyra (Madison): Colombia Support Network.
  • Franco-Morales, Jessica (Peru): Helping Overcome Obstacles Peru.
  • Krohn, Katherine (Ecuador): Ceiba Foundation.
  • Perry, Noah (Chile): BusinessHub.
  • Raupp, Julia (Madison): Neighborhood Law Clinic.
  • Sanchez, Jasmin (Nicaragua): Colaboracion Ambiental: Ecological Restoration Climate.
  • Salinas Beltz, Rachel (Argentina): The Bubble.
  • Olig, Haley (Colombia): Colombia Support Network Delegation to San Jose de Apartado.
  • Sexton, Riley (Honduras): Nuestros Pequenos Hermanos.
  • Wagman, Jen (Ecuador): Wisconsin without Borders Marketplace.

 


 

2015

  • Gilbert, Rebecca (Ecuador): WI Without Borders.
  • Lampe, Keenan (Ecuador): WI Without Borders & La Ceiba Foundation.
  • Oschmann, Marin (Ecuador): Sumak Allpa.
  • Radewahn, Sarah (Spain): Astromantica Cartoneira.
  • Sullivan, Nathaniel (Argentina): AGENPRO.
  • Wright, Erin (Chile): BusinessHub Consultants.

2014

  • Guzman, Aidee (Mexico): La Barranca de Metztitlan Biosphere Reserve.
  • Longinovic, Nina (Spain): Menina Cartoneras.
  • Morgan, Alexandra (Mexico): US Department of State.
  • Schwartz, Jessica (Argentina): Casa Santa Clara.
  • Synder, Steven (Madison and Colombia): Colombia Support Network and Peace Community in Colombia.
  • Traudt, Mary (Ecuador): Ubelong.

2013

  • Danen, Lauren (Washington, D.C.): Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs in the Office of the Assistant Secretary.
  • Diaz-Hurtado, Jessica (Washington, D.C.): Ayuda.
  • Deva, Saumya (Argentina): Vital Voices Global Partnership.
  • Hovel, Elizabeth (Spain): Asturias Ministry of Health.
  • Korb, Gabrielle (Peru): Aprendo Contigo.
  • Larson, Frankie (Bolivia): Amistad Mission Orphanage.
  • Marshall, Whitney (Chile): Brandabout/Wine Source.
  • Morales, Darline (Guatemala): La Hermandad Educativa.
  • Parish, Christian (Chile): Education USA Program through the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs.
  • Paskov, Patricia (Oakland, CA): Food First.
  • Snider, Madison (Dominican Republic): Social Entrepreneurs Corps.

2012

  • McCarthy, Monica (Nicaragua):  La Fundacion Entre Mujeres.
  • Mejicano, Elizabeth (Ecuador and Honduras):Reddy, Caroline (Ecuador): Andean Collection.

2011

  • Cardos Whaley, Alida (Mexico): Casa Collective (CACITA).
  • Hall, Megan (Pedro Vicente Maldonado, Ecuador): Hospital Pedro Vicente Maldonado.
  • Krueckeberg, Mathias (Nicaragua): Catholic Archdiocese of Matagalpa.
  • Marcus, Justine (Costa Rica): Defense da las Ninas (DNI).Match, Chelsea (Colombia): Delegation to San Jose de Apartado, Colombia with Colombia Support Network,
  • McCarthy, Monica (Esteli, Nicaragua): La Fundacion Entre Mujeres.
  • Mejicano, Elizabeth (Esmeraldas, Ecuador & Utila, Honduras): Coastline Conservation Project, Esmeraldas, Ecuador & the Utila Iguana Conservation Project, Utila, Honduras.Pegelow, Steven (Columbia): Delegation to San Jose de Apartado, Colombia with Colombia Support Network.
  • Rogers, Weldon (Spain): Universidad de la Complutense.
  • Shrestha, Isha (Dominican Republic): A Mother's Wish Foundation.
 

2010

  • Blohoweak, Maria (Multiple Spots): The World Race.
  • Clayton, Miriam (Spain): Universidad de Alcala's Instituto Franklin.
  • Eisenhauer, Steven (Dominican Republic): Dominican National Commission for UNESCO.Hamborg, Joshua (Minneapolis/St. Paul & Mexico): AmeriCorps' Admission Possible Program & The Mexico Field Study Program offered by UW's Dairy Science Program
  • Hosek, Emily (Brazil): Casa Azul
  • Kushner, Jacob (Dominican Republic): Conduct research through the University of Iowa.Nugent, Nicholas (Peru): Centro Sachamama.
  • O'Brien, Alison (Guatemala): Conduct research on how non-governmental organizations affect development.
  • Reddy, Molly (Brazil): Alianca Empreendedora.
  • Sweeney, Rebecca (Brazil): Orpas.
  • Welsh, Teresa (Colombia): Colombia Reports.

2009

  • Brucher, Emily (Madison, WI): Envest.
  • Lorenze, Katelin (Spain): Ministry of Education
  • Mendoza, Rosalilia (El Salvador): CRIPDES.Perez, Nobel (Colombia): Beneficencia de Cundinamarca Colonia Alberto Nieto.
  • Randall, Julia (Ecuador): IFA – Corporación para el Desarrollo de la Producción y el Medio Ambiente Laboral.
  • Stingl, Carly (Argentina): Universidad Torcuato di Tella (MA in Journalism/Master en Periodismo) / La Nacion.

2008

  • Finley, Kate (Mexico): Center for Global Justice.
  • Jacobs, Jonathan (Guatemala): Struggles in Guatemalan agriculture and the role of plant pathology.
  • Leach, Brittany (Nicaragua): Ixchen.
  • Lohr, Abby (Mexico): Sexual and Reproductive Rights in Mexico.
  • Stingl, Carly (Argentina): LivinginArgentina.com (trilingual magazine) through American Journalism Training.
 

2007

  • Krause, Brooke (Washington DC): Capital flows, analyzing the relationship between the U.S. economy and Latin America - United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America, Washington DC.
  • Rosen, Marc (Argentina): Responses to Drug-Related and HIV problems in Latin American Countries.
  • Roth, Ashley (El Salvador): Experiences in El Salvador with Global Youth Connect.

2006

  • Hillary, Anna (Argentina): Corporate Social Responsibility, Amrtya - NGO.