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Study Abroad Fair

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Study Abroad Fair Tuesday, September 23, 2014 11:00am – 4:00pm 401 Benson Center Don’t miss this chance to meet representatives from Wake Forest and Affiliate programs!

Seis Miradas por Latinoamérica


Wake Forest University and eight other organizations are involved in an international multidisciplinary event during 2014-2016 featuring new music by Chilean composer/guitarist, Javier Farías. The events will take place in seven locations throughout the Americas and will pay tribute to the six Latin American Nobel Prize Award authors. Music faculty, Patricia Dixon is [...] Read more »

Latin America Women Rising


The Latin American and Latino Studies Program, Women’s and Gender Studies, and the Women’s Center are sponsoring a presentation and discussion by Joan M. Caivano and Dr. Jane Marcus-Delgado on women’s issues in Latin America. Ms. Caivano (Interamerican Dialogue) and Dr. Marcus-Delgado (CUNY Staten Island), will discuss their work on women’s issues in Latin America [...] Read more »

Disasters with Borders: The Impact of the “Haitian” Earthquake in a Dominican Border Town


The January 12, 2010 earthquake that destroyed Port-au-Prince and its surrounding areas is one of the worst disasters in recent history.  While the earthquake and cholera epidemic’s consequences in Haiti received considerable attention, very little is known about how these disasters impacted communities in the Dominican Republic. Dr. Tess Kulstad, Visiting Assistant Professor of Anthropology, [...] Read more »