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Dirk Donath
February 20, 2019
Dirk Donath, Yale College Alumnus (Class of ’88) spoke as part the CLAIS Lunchtime Colloquia series on Tuesday, February 12, 2019. Mr. Donath is a Managing Partner of Latin America at L Catterton, and has previously worked at Eton Park Capital...
2019 Yale Soccer Conference
February 13, 2019
Yale Daily News, 1:12 AM, FEB 12, 2019 Bill Gallagher, Staff Reporter This past weekend, Yale’s School of Management played host to the inaugural Yale Soccer Conference. The School of Management student-led event focused on the sustainable...
Reinado Funes, Visiting Professor, Council on Latin American & Iberian Studies at the MacMillan Center at Yale
February 4, 2019
CLAIS Visiting Professor Reinaldo Funes’ book, entitled  Nuestro viaje a la luna: La idea de la transformación de la naturaleza en Cuba durante la Guerra Fría, was selected as the winner of the 2019 Casa de las Américas Award for Historical-Social...
January 18, 2019
This fall, the Tsai Center for Innovative Thinking at Yale (Tsai CITY) partnered with Yale’s La Casa Cultural (the Latino Cultural Center at Yale) and Council on Latin American and Iberian Studies (CLAIS) at the MacMillan Center to launch a program...
Julio Guzmán, 2018 Yale World Fellow
January 4, 2019
Julio Guzmán Cáceres is an economist, politician, and public policy expert with extensive experience in international trade and government.  He holds a degree in economics from the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru, as well as a Master’s in...
Tinker Field Research Grants
January 4, 2019
CLAIS recently received the Field Research Grant from the Tinker Foundation to fund pre-dissertation research travel for graduate students. The Tinker Field Research Grants are awarded for use for travel and field-related expenses for brief periods...
Opening comments are made by these four esteemed guests. From left to right: Carlos Ivan Simonsen Leal, Kenneth Jackson, Felipe Sartori Sigollo, Claudia Valeggia.
December 19, 2018
As part of an effort supported by UNESCO to increase collaboration with Brazilian institutions among U.S. universities on the topic of studies of Brazil, the Council on Latin American and Iberian Studies at Yale and the Ministry of Education in...