Hi! My name is Elizabeth Con and I am a first year M.A. student at CLACS. I just graduated from the College of Charleston in Charleston, South Carolina, with degrees in Political Science and International Studies and a minor in Spanish. I moved to New York City three weeks ago and living in Bushwick (Brooklyn)Continue reading “All Settled In”
CLACS M.A. student Juan Victor Fajardo recently interviewed Bolivia’s Minister of Foreign Relations, David Choquehuanca, for the Latin American News Dispatch. In the interview, Foreign Minister Choquehuanca spoke at length about Bolivia’s extradition request for ex-president Gonzalo Sanchez de Lozada to the U.S. government, and the future of lithium reserves in the Uyuni salt deposit. HeContinue reading “CLACS Student Interviews Bolivia’s Minister of Foreign Relations for the Latin America News Dispatch”
Eva Sanchis graduated from the CLACS joint journalism M.A. program in 2003. At CLACS, she focused her research on media portrayals of Latino communities, and overall media coverage of Latin America and the Caribbean. Since then, she continues to focus on these issues, and has published her work extensively, She recently relocated to London, whereContinue reading “Q & A with CLACS Alum Eva Sanchis”
Sarah Garland’s first book, Gangs of Garden City, tells the story of Latino former gang members living in Long Island, NY. This book, and her prolific work as a journalist, are both connected to work she did as a CLACS M.A. student. Sarah participated in the joint CLACS / Journalism MA program supported by aContinue reading “CLACS Alum Sarah Garland Reports on Education”
CLACS MA graduates go on to work in museums, non-profit organizations, private companies, news and governmental agencies. They enter PhD programs, study law, and pursue their own independent initiatives. We are excited to offer congratulations to the following graduates: Franklin Steven Moreno Cristina Tamara Diaz-Carrera Lee Ann Evans Mariana Judith Pardes Omar Ramadan Karla PaolaContinue reading “CLACS congratulates recent MA graduates”
CLACS wishes the following graduates a celebratory congratulations on the completion of their degrees: Amarylis Estrella Alake Pilgrim Christine Weible Let us know about your future successes!
CLACS extends a warm congratulations to eight MA students, who have completed their degrees as of this May 2010: Erika Colijn Christine Mladic Elizabeth Jean Kelley Mari Hayman Bruna Charifker Diana Van der Jagt Alison Bowen Marguerite Suozzi May you find success in your future plans and projects!
CLACS would like to congratulate the following students who will be graduating in NYU’s January 2010 commencement ceremonies: Jorge Dias Ceballos Julia Furlan Adriana Loeff Tara Sabi Arcynta Childs Best of luck in your future endeavors!