Dilma Rousseff, President of Brazil 2011-16, greets the audience at her talk on challenges to democracy.  Video, photos, and more

With CLAS chair Harley Shaiken, President Lagos meets with Jerry Brown (left), governor of California, on renewable energy and climate change. More on Lagos visit

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Héctor Hoyos speaks at CLAS, February 2018.

Héctor Hoyos on commodity fetishism in Latin America

U.S.-Mexico Futures Forum

Rufino Tamayo's Human Rights Trilogy, logo of the U.S.-Mexico Futures Forum.A collaboration between CLAS and ITAM in Mexico City, the Forum brings together scholars and leaders working to bridge the gaps between the two countries. 

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Mentoring young women in STEM disciplines. (Photo courtesy of Carolina Hadad.)

Carolina Hadad on mentoring young women in STEM fields.