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Affiliated Faculty Manuel Díaz-Campos receives $18,000 grant
11/17/15 - Manuel Díaz-Campos, Professor of Sociolinguistics in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese, received $18,000 from the Collaborative Research and Creative Activity Funding Program for his project, "The contributions of perception and production studies to the understanding of sociolinguistic attitudes: An analysis of the phonology of Puerto Rican Spanish." CLACS is the institutional collaborator for the project.

IUB Newsroom highlights upcoming Cuban Diplomat visit sponsored by CLACS
11/16/15 - The upcoming visit by Cuban Diplomat Carlos Alzugaray Treto was the focus of a news release by IUB Newsroom. CLACS Director Birkenmaier was quoted in the news release. More >>

Affiliated Faculty Stephanie Kane publishes new digital archive on the Emberá people of Panama
10/28/15 - In collaboration with the Wells Library, Stephanie Kane, Professor of International Studies, has created a digital archive of her ethnographic photos of the Emberá people. More >>

CLACS Ph.D. minor student Gabriel Escobedo featured in IU Student Experience Blog
10/21/15 - Gabriel Escobedo, a Ph.D. student in Anthropology with a CLACS minor, shares about his Paso a Paso program, which teaches IU students and community members about Latino culture through dance. More >>

Affiliated Faculty Gerardo Gonzalez travels will join U.S. delegation to travel to Cuba this week
10/21/15 - Gerardo Gonzalez, Dean Emeritus of the School of Education, Professor of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies, and CLACS Affiliated Faculty member will be traveling to Cuba this week with the Institute of International Education delegation. More >>

Quetzil Castañeda, CLACS Lecturer, mentioned in IDS News article
10/16/15 - CLACS Lecturer Quetzil Castañeda was quoted in the Indiana Daily Student newspaper article about the collaboration between the Latin American Music Center, CLACS, the MLCP, and Opera Maya to put on the concert "Aires del Maya: Vocal and Chamber Music Inspired by the Yucatán." More >>

Announcing the Undergraduate Study Abroad Essay Contest Winners
10/16/15 - CLACS is pleased to announce the winners of the first Undergraduate Study Abroad Essay Contest: Anne Riley won first place for her essay, "Understanding Modern Culture in an Archaeological Site," and Becca Reeder won second place for her essay, "A Month in the Dominican." More >>

Now Accepting Abstracts for the CLACS 5th Annual Graduate Student Conference
10/13/15 - The 5th Annual CLACS Graduate Student Conference ACCESS and CONTROL: Resources and Technology in the Global South will take place March 3-5, 2016. Proposals are due November 30, 2015. More >>

CLACS Affiliated Faculty Dr. Albert Valdman publishes new book
9/24/15 - Rudy Professor Emeritus Albert Valdman, Director of the IU Creole Institute, has published a new book, Haitian Creole: Structure, Variation, Status, Origin through Equinox publishing. More >>

Indiana Daily Student Newspaper Article on CLACS Director
9/9/15 - IU's student newspaper highlighted new beginnings at CLACS for Director Birkenmaier. More >>

CLACS Undergraduate Student Essay Contest
9/4/15 - CLACS invites undergraduate students to submit essays about their study abroad experiences in Latin America or the Caribbean. The deadline for submission is October 6th. More >>

Inside IU spotlight on CLACS Director
9/2/15 - Inside IU featured Director Birkenmaier in a spotlight about her new role with CLACS. More >>

Why American academics are building ties with Cuba
8/17/15 - Article published by affiliated faculty Gerardo Gonzalez, Dean Emeritus and Professor of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies. More >>

New CLACS Director
7/1/15 - CLACS is pleased to welcome our new Director: Dr. Anke Birkenmaier, who is also an Associate Professor in the Department of Spanish and Portguese at IU and a specialist in Latin American and Caribbean literature and culture. Her work has focused on the intersections between literature and modern mass media, on avant-garde movements in Latin America, and on critical race and cultural studies in the Americas. More >>

CLACS mentioned in IU News Article
6/30/15 - CLACS received a shout-out in a news article about IU President Michael McRobbie's participation in a U.S. state visit by Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff. More >>

Opening of the New Center for Documentary Film and Research
6/25/15 - CLACS Affiliated Faculty Joshua Malitsky is the director of the new center within the Media School at IU, and Christiana Ochoa and Jeffrey Gould, both CLACS Affiliates will be the Center's associate directors. More >>

Professor Stephen Selka receives CAHI Grant
3/4/15 - CLACS Affiliated Faculty Stephen Selka, Associate Professor in Religious Studies and American Studies, received the award for his project "Branding Brazil: Religion and the Uses of Cultural Heritage in Bahia." More >>

CNN México publishes opinion of Patrick Dove, Affiliated Faculty
12/2/14 - Patrick Dove, Associate Professor in the IU Department of Spanish and Portuguese was published in the CNN article about his participation in the public forum titled The Politics of Violence in Mexico, organized by students at IU Bloomington to show solidarity following the disappearance of 43 students in Ayotzinapa. More >>

Affiliated Faculty, Cara Caddoo, discusses her new book in the IU Viewpoints Blog
11/17/14 - Assistant Professor of American Studies, Caddoo recently released her book titled, Envisioning Freedom: Cinema and the Building of Modern Black Life. More >>

Inside IU highlights the work of Dan Suslak, CLACS Affiliated Faculty
10/30/14 - Watch a video and read more about Professor Suslak's work to involve the local community in Oaxaca, Mexico, in preserving their language in the Inside IU article. More >>

Christiana Ochoa, CLACS Affiliated Faculty, featured in the Inside IU E-newsletter
10/16/14 - Ochoa was featured for her new documentary about a mining community in Colombia. More >>

Dan Suslak, CLACS Affiliated Faculty, received grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities and the National Science Foundation
9/9/14 - Associate Professor of Anthropology Dan Suslak received the grants for his project titled, "Community Directed Audio-Visual Documentation of Ayöök," an endangered indigenous language in Mexico. More >>

CLACS Affiliated Faculty Keith Clay, creator of the IU Research and Teaching Preserve, steps down as Director
8/28/14 - Keith Clay, Distinguished Professor in the Department of Biology, was honored for his leadershiup role in the IU Research and Teaching Preserve. More >>

Herman Aguinis, CLACS Affiliated Faculty, was inducted into the National Academy of Management Fellows Group8/22/14 - Herman Aguinis, John F. Mee Chair of Management in the Kelley School of Business, now holds the distinction of being part of the Fellows Group, among other accomplishments. More >>

Hilary E. Kahn, CLACS Affiliated Faculy, discusses her new book in the IU, Inc. blog
8/1/14 - Director of the Center for the Study of Global Change, Hilary E. Kahn’s new book developed out of a grant-funded initiative, also called Framing the Global. More >>

Academic Leadership Program Fellow for 2014-15 is CLACS Affiliated Faculty Christiana Ochoa
7/22/14 - Christiana Ochoa, CLACS Affiliated Faculty and Professor in the Maurer School of Law, was recently named one of four Academic Leadership Program fellows for IU Bloomington. More >>