On a trip organized by CLAS, Ricardo Lagos, President of Chile 2000-06, speaks with students and faculty on Latin America's future on February 2. Photos

Feb 21: Cine Latino - "Woodpeckers" follows the sign-language romances between inmates at adjoining men's and women's prisons in Santo Domingo.

On a CLAS-sponsored visit, Ricardo Lagos, President of Chile 2000-06, with Profs. Shaiken and Beatriz Manz, visits Michael Witherell, director of Lawrence Berkeley National Lab.

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Cine Latino

Directed by José María Cabral (Dominican Republic, 2017)

Wednesday, February 21 | 7:00 pm

Almudena Bernabeu

The 1989 Murders and the Extradition of Colonel Montano

Thursday, February 22 | 4:00 pm

Cine Latino

Directed by Ernesto Contreras (Mexico/Netherlands, 2017)

Wednesday, March 7 | 7:00 pm

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René Davids speaks on Latin American cities. (Photo by CLAS Staff.)René Davids on geography, topography, and Latin American cities

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. 

From the CLAS Blog

Solar panels in Chile. (Photo by Rainer Lippert.)Berkeley's Steve Weissman on Latin America and renewable energy