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2019 Hilda López-Arce Scholarship Application

Each year the Hilda López-Arce Scholarship Selection Committee, in conjunction with the Chancellor’s Committee on the Status of Latinos and the Latina Network, awards a scholarship to a Latinx student who exhibits leadership…

LALS Graduates Successful Transitions

Students and instructors work hard together to prepare our graduates for their varied futures. We are happy to announce that Jorge Mena, who recently graduated with an MA in LALS, will be joining…

Volar No 3 is now available for download

A new edition of our newsletter Volar is now available for download on our website. Issue number 3 features an interview with Lorena Garcia, Associate Professor of LALS and Sociology, as well as…

Celebrate Faculty Books at our Book Presentation Event

You are cordially invited to the University of Illinois Latin American and Latino Studies Program  FACULTY BOOK PRESENTATION & CELEBRATION Wednesday, November 11th,  2015 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. UIC Daley Library  –…

Volar No 2 available for download

A new edition of Volar!  the Newsletter of the Latin American and Latino Studies Program at UIC is now available for download on our website at http://lals.uic.edu/

LALS Launches Student Scholarship Fund

LALS will officially announce the launch of our new Student Scholarship Fund at our Anniversary Celebration Kick-Off event on October 29, 2014. Please take the time to donate and take advantage of this…

LALS Celebrates 40 Years

This year the Latin American and Latino Studies Program celebrates 40 years. We kick off the celebration on October 29 with a Fundraiser for the newly established LALS Scholarship Fund at the National…