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 »

Hispanic Transatlantic Studies: A State of the Art

Apr 19 – 21, 2012 Wake Forest University In recent years, transatlantic approaches to cultural production have gained increasing prominence within academic fields ranging from history and geography to literary studies. Transatlantic perspectives have encouraged fruitful scholarly exchanges among literary critics, historians, linguists, geographers, sociologists, and anthropologists. In particular, a growing number of prominent scholars […] Read more »