Latin American Studies Creative Projects Contest Winners!

During the spring of 2021, as a means of fostering the study and appreciation of Latin America as well as student engagement around the interrelated crises of COVID-19, democracy/inclusion, identity, immigration, and race, the Center of Latin American Studies at Boston University held a creative projects contest. The competition was open to students in any concentration in any school or college of the University. Acceptable submissions included a number of formats from short written essays, narrative non-fiction, poems, podcasts, etc.

1st Prize
Sergio Alonso (PhD candidate, Department of Music Education, Boston University)

2nd Prize
John Schnaier-McGuire (Pardee School of Global Studies)

3rd Prize
Caroline Fernandez (Pardee School of Global Studies)

Liana Giangiulio (College of Fine Arts: Theater Arts)

Sebastian Ortiz (Questrom School of Business)

Kelly Pena (College of Communication: Film and TV)

Marielis Rosa (CAS: Political Science and Sociology)

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