Council on Latin American and Iberian Studies

Student Grant Reports

September 1, 2018
Jacqueline Ly, Ph.D. Candidate, History I received a generous grant from the Latin American & Iberian Studies Travel Award Committee, made possible by Council on Latin American & Iberian Studies of the Whitney and Betty MacMillan Center for...
May 5, 2018
Melaina Dyck, Masters of Environmental Science I used the CLAIS Travel Award to visit the region of Ucayali, Peru over spring break 2018 to prepare for the Master’s thesis field work I will conduct there from May to August, 2018. I am investigating...
May 1, 2018
Emily Sigman, School of Forestry & Environmental Science, Global Affairs In Spring 2018, Emily Sigman (MF/MA ‘20) received grant support from CLAIS to join 14 students from the Yale School of Forestry on a field course to the Azuero Peninsula in...
April 4, 2018
Chris Martin 2018 MBA & Master of Forestry Candidate With partial support from the Council on Latin American & Iberian Studies, I had the incredible experience of participating in a week-long forest management course in the northeastern...
April 1, 2018
Maria Esther Guevara, and Oscar Crespo Pinillos, Graduate Students, F&ES Erik Woodward and Manus McCaffery, Jackson Institute for Global Affairs As the institutional will to uphold legal protections for national parks faces growing uncertainty,...
January 1, 2018
Emily Sessions, PhD Candidate, History of Art   CLAIS kindly supported my trip to Cuba from December 17 - 23, 2017. While in Havana, I was able to spend four full days at the Biblioteca Nacional de Cuba José Martí, researching my dissertation...