Topic: Latin American studies

New Dual Degree in Social Work and Latin American Studies

Nov. 5, 2014
Mural at the School of Social Work by Raul Valdez, 1996.

AUSTIN, Texas — The School of Social Work and the Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies (LLILAS) at The University of Texas at Austin are establishing a dual degree program at the graduate level, the first of its kind in the United States.

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Experts on Hugo Chavez's Death from The University of Texas

March 5, 2013

The University of Texas at Austin is one of the leading institutions in the world for Latin American studies. It has a wide variety of experts available with backgrounds ranging from politics to energy policy to sociology, who can provide necessary context on the recent death of Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez.

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New Dual Master's Degree in Information Studies and Latin American Studies Offered

Nov. 22, 2011

The School of Information and the Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies (LLILAS) at The University of Texas at Austin are offering a three-year dual degree program leading to a master of science in information studies and a master of arts in Latin American studies.

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Latin American Focused Library Collection and Institute Pilot Joint Endeavor

Aug. 31, 2011

The Benson Latin American Collection (BLAC) and the Lozano Long Institute for Latin American Studies (LLILAS) are joining efforts in an inventive approach to achieving common goals.

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Speed Named Assistant VP for Community Engagement

Oct. 30, 2009

Shannon Speed, associate professor of anthropology, has been named assistant vice president for community engagement in the Division of Diversity and Community Engagement (DDCE) at The University of Texas at Austin.

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