2020 CLACLS Pre-Dissertation Grant Awardees

Dear CLACLS Community, Wishing you health and wellness, we are delighted to share with you the recipients of the 2020 CLACLS Pre-Dissertation Grant.  We hope you have the opportunity to contact our students and congratulate them for their accomplishment! Stephanie Zamora-Alvarado (Department of Environmental Conservation) Project focus: Socio-environmental conflict, policy and governance for peace in […]

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“Estoy Explorando Science”: Emergent bilingual students problematizing physical phenomena through leveraging their expansive semiotic repertoires

Please join us in Furcolo-W007, Friday Feb., 14 at 12 noon for a talk with Dr. Enrique (Henry) Suarez, UMass Assistant Professor of Science Education, as he shares his ideas about designing learning environments that create opportunities for elementary emerging multilingual students to maximize their opportunities in using their conceptual resources and translanguaging practices for learning science.

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Bolivia: The Quest for Democracy in Times of Crisis

Join us Monday December 2nd at 5 pm (Machmer E-32) for a panel on Bolivia: The Quest for Democracy in Times of Crisis. The panel will consist of Luz Maria Sanchez Duque (Polisci-UMass), Kevin Young (History-UMass), Martin Mendoza-Botelho (Polisci-East. Conn. State University) and Adriana Guzman Arroyo [Feminismo Comunitario Antipatriacal (Via Video)] and will be moderated […]

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Anti-Gender Politics and Violence Against Women In Politics: The Case of The Latin American President Bachelet, Rousseff and Kirchner

Join us Thursday Nov. 7th 12:30 – 2 pm at Machmer Hall Room W26 for a talk on “Anti-Gender Politics and Violence Against Women In Politics: The Case of The Latin American President Bachelet, Rousseff and Kirchner”, by Fulbright Scholar Marlise Miriam De Matos Almeida – Associate Professor of Political Science Department (UFMG,Brazil), Fulbright Chair of Brazilian Studies […]

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