Council on Latin American and Iberian Studies

Student Grant Reports

April 1, 2019
Renata Lozano, Fabiola Hernandez, Sandra Chiri, Alberto Tordesillas, Maria Urrutia, Josefina Cobian, Melaina Dyck Chiapas, Mexico Background In Spring of 2018, as organizers of the annual F&ES Sustainable Development in Latin America and the...
April 1, 2019
Sergio Infante, Department of History Chentian Jin, Jinchen Zou, Monica Wang, Yale College Introduction and Findings On October 1, 2017, the Catalan regional government unilaterally instituted a referendum for Catalan independence. The referendum,...
February 20, 2019
Allegra Lovejoy Wiprud, Yale School of the Environment Summary I undertook a short research trip in Puerto Rico in January 2019 to study agricultural climate resilience and adaptation. I explored questions of economic resilience, resilience to...
February 2, 2019
A town in a National Park?  Or a National Park in a town? Reflections from Cabo Polonio, Uruguay Emily Sigman, Masters of Global Affairs and Masters of Forestry Cabo Polonio is a cape jutting off Uruguay’s Eastern Coast, not far from the country’s...
January 3, 2019
Aminah Sallam and Paulina Luna, Yale School of Medicine Faculty Mentors: Dr. Anna Pancheshnikov and Dr. Ami Acharya El Hospital de la Mujer, Santo Domingo We are grateful to the Council on Latin American and Iberian Studies and its Graduate Students...
January 1, 2019
Eli Rau, PhD Candidate, Department of Political Science I traveled to Chile from October 13-24, 2018 to conduct a series of interviews with politicians and their advisors. All interviewees competed (or advised a candidate) for the lower house of the...
November 30, 2018
Jenessa Payano Stark, Yale School of Nursing International Confederation of Midwives Americas Regional Conference: Midwives Leading the Way for Quality and Equity in the Americas Asuncion, Paraguay: November 7 - 9, 2018 Mission of the ICM “To...