Thirtieth Annual Student Conference on Latin America This Week
Posted: February 2, 2010
The Institute of Latin American Studies Student Association (ILASSA) of the University of Texas at Austin announces its thirtieth Annual Student Conference on Latin America this Thursday–Saturday, February 4–6, 2010. It is the oldest and largest student-run conference in the field of Latin American Studies.
Guest speakers for the opening session the evening of Thursday, February 4, are Sergio Ramirez, former Vice President of Nicaragua, and Carlos Mauricio, Executive Director of the Stop Impunity Project. Presentations by students from all over the United States and Latin America will take place all day Friday and Saturday morning. The closing plenary starts at 1:30 on Saturday afternoon, with the closing address being given by Marisela Yniesta Reynoso, Project Director of Fondo Pro Cuenca in Mexico.
For more information and to download the complete conference program, please visit ILASSA30.