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October 19, 2021
This past summer, with the support of the Tinker Field Research Grant and the MacMillan Center Pre-Dissertation Research Fellowship, I travelled to Colombia to do preliminary archival research on my dissertation, tentatively titled Borrowing out of...
October 18, 2021
CLAIS is delighted to share that the Yale-Proxima Mentorship Program is now accepting applications from undergraduate and master’s students interested in the biological and biomedical sciences for its 2022 cohort. The Yale-Proxima Mentorship program...
October 11, 2021
A fascinating roundtable discussion took place September 22nd between the physician scientist Jeffrey M. Friedman, who discovered the hormone leptin, and five Brazilian students who are currently part of the Yale Próxima Mentorship Program. These...
September 28, 2021
The Latin American Interdisciplinary Gender Network (LAIGN) is delighted to announce the formation of a new working group dedicated to bringing together policymakers and academics who work on gender-related issues and topics: “Gender and Policy...
September 27, 2021
The Council on Latin American & Iberian Studies launched its Fall 2021 Career Conversation Series with Yale College alumna, Liz Jordan ’06 BA, who spoke on her journey as an undergraduate at Yale, how she discovered her academic and professional...
September 23, 2021
CLAIS is proud to be partnering with the Yale Peabody Museum and other groups in this year’s Fiesta Latina, a signature event celebrating Hispanic/Latinx Heritage Month in New Haven. From the Peabody’s website Please join us online,...
September 13, 2021
We are delighted to welcome our CLAIS Postdoctoral Fellow, Maria de los Angeles Aguilar, to campus this year. We hope you will enjoy this Q & A with Dr. Aguilar where she discusses her research and plans during her time at Yale. First of all,...