Category: Event Announcements

Workshop Cycle – Theory & Practice (February 2024)

Wednesday, February 14, 2024 • 3:30 to 5 PM Creative and Academic Writing in Spanish María Datel • Master Lecturer in Spanish, Boston University María Datel studied Literature with a focus on Argentine and Latin American literature. She is is interested in pedagogy and works to create a more inclusive curriculum for her classes (­­­­­incorporating […]

Argentina: The Impact of Milei’s Election (02.08.24)

What does Javier Milei’s presidential victory mean for Argentina and its struggling economy? Join us for a conversation with Ivan F. Julio, Assistant Professor of Administrative Sciences at Boston University and Ambassador Jorge Heine, Research Professor in the Pardee School of Global Studies and Interim Director of the Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study […]

El Funeral: Film Screening & Director Talk (01.25.24)

Join us on Thursday, January 25, at 5 PM, at the Rajen Kilachand Center for Life Sciences & Engineering, 610 Commonwealth Avenue, for a private screening of El Funeral, a short film by Sofía Blanco about two Venezuelan-born siblings residing in New York who are unable to physically attend their grandfather’s funeral due to the collapse […]

Waste in Space: Mines, E-Waste, Launch Sites, and Asteroids in Outer Space Geographies (11.20.23)

The Seeing and Not Seeing Seminar presents a lecture by Julie Klinger, Assistant Professor, Department of Geography and Spatial Sciences, University of Delaware. Monday,  November 20, 2023 4 to 5:30 PM Rajen Kilachand Center for Integrated Life Sciences and Engineering 610 Commonwealth Avenue Julie Klinger’s talk examines the material relations through which contemporary human engagements […]

Careers In Legal Advocacy for Latin American Immigrants and Political Prisoners (11.28.23)

Join us for a panel discussion about “Careers In Legal Advocacy for Latin American Immigrants and Political Prisoners” with Julio Henríquez, international criminal and human rights lawyer and international coordinator at Foro Penal in Caracas; Annery Miranda, immigration attorney at Greater Boston Legal Services, and Justin Dynia, MA candidate in Latin American Studies at BU’s […]