This year, we are excited to participate in UMassGives 2023! We are hoping to partially fund a series of initiatives via donations made during our POWER HOUR on APRIL 27 from 1:00-2:00 p.m. ET The center or department with the highest number of contributions during this hour, an average of 100 donations in previous years, […]
Yesterday, 04/03, we co-sponsored a wonderful lecture by Dr. Leila Lehnen, Associate Professor and Chair of Portuguese and Brazilian Studies at Brown University. Dr. Lehnen gave an extremely insightful talk on contemporary Indigenous Brazilian literature and art. Her lecture addressed the (epistemic and ontological) violence indigenous peoples have been experiencing historically and pointed out the […]
Special thanks to our 2022 Faculty Visioning Grant awardees, Professors Theresa Austin and Maria José Botelho, who presented their project in our faculty meeting last Friday, 03/24. The goal of their project is to institutionalize transformative pathwaysfor recruiting and mentoring Latinx paraprofessionals into licensed-teaching and other community-based positions.
Querida comunidad, Due to inclement weather, our peña dinner has been postponed to April (date TBD). Stay safe and warm! Saludos cordiales, Stephanie Fetta and the CLACLS Team
Dear CLACLS Community, Join us next Thursday, 02/23, at 5:30 for our Spring 2023 Peña in celebration of Black History Month! RSVP using the QR code below and help us to spread the word. Family members/ partners and children are welcome!