The academic year in review


As exams near and as the Spring semester comes to a close, we look back on the year and highlight some the biggest and most important stories for the Latin American and Latino Studies Program: The second group of participants on Wake Forest’s brand new, semester-long study abroad program in Latin America’s Southern Cone […] Read more »

Exploring the Southern Cone


Students participating in this year’s Southern Cone Program update it’s Facebook and Twitter pages with pictures and stories regularly. Track their progress and read about their experiences by liking the /WFUSoCo page or following the @WFUSoCo page. The Southern Cone Program, a semester-long study abroad program in Chile and Argentina, was launched in the spring […] Read more »

LALS names Chauvenet recipient

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Wake Forest Junior Frank de Waegh was recently named by the Latin American and Latino Studies Program and by Selection Committee of the Chauvenet Award as one of the award’s first recipients. Frank, a Political Science major, will be spending his summer in Port-au-Prince, Haiti conducting research on non-government organizations in the country. Frank allowed us to interview […] Read more »

Latino Faculty-Student Dinner

Sun, April 22, 6pm – 8pm Wake Forest University: Wait Chapel (Lower Auditorium) Members of the university’s faculty and staff possessing Latino heritage or maintaining Latino interests will sit down with members of the university’s student body to discuss their common experiences and challenges over an authetic Hispanic meal at the first-ever Latino Student/Faculty Dinner.The […] Read more »