LACIS Blog

On The Ground News from Peru

Written by Nicole Fadellin, PhD in Spanish: Latin American Literature, and Jaime Vargas Luna, Public Servant. The Peruvian government has implemented the most comprehensive response to the pandemic in Latin America. On March 16, ten …

On The Ground News from Mexico

Written by Dr. Lucía Melgar, edited by Claire Campbell, LACIS Social Media and Communications Intern. Mexico enters phase III. Life in Mexico City started changing by mid-March: public and private universities, mots private schools decided …

Nabuco 2020 Award Announcement!

by Janel Anderson (LACIS Outreach Coordinator & PhD Candidate, UW-Madison) Each year LACIS, in collaboration with the International Division at UW Madison, sponsors the Joaquim Nabuco Award. The award is given to a degree-seeking student …

Message to LACIS Community…

(edited Friday, March 13th) Dear LACIS Community (including faculty, staff, students, and community supporters)… It is very likely that you have already heard about UW-Madison’s decision to temporarily suspend face-to-face course instruction, as well as …