NEW FIU Bachelor of Arts in Latin American and Caribbean Studies!


LACC is pleased to announce its new Bachelor of Arts in Latin American and Caribbean Studies that will begin Spring 2016. The flexible major draws courses from across various disciplines and prepares you for a future in a variety of public and private industries in the U.S. and abroad such as Education, Business, NGOs, Arts, Government, Law and Journalism. Find more information here.

Haitian Literature Scholar Nadève Ménard at LACC for Spring 2016 Course on Haitian Literature


LACC and FIU’s Department of Modern Languages have named Nadève Ménard, a scholar of Haitian literature based at the Université d’État d’Haïti, Spring 2016 Visiting Professor to teach "Haitian Creole Language and Literature: Migration." A US educated PhD, Ménard returned to her homeland to explore exile, migration and literary representations of historical figures and events. The course is offered in Haitian Creole and is open to FIU students and non-degree-seeking members of the community.

LACC’s 2016 Argentina Summer Study Abroad Program- Applications Now Open!


LACC’s Argentina Study Abroad is an intensive four-week interdisciplinary program designed to advance an understanding of Latin American international relations and society by living and studying in Buenos Aires, one of the most vibrant and cosmopolitan cities in the Americas. Open to undergraduate and graduate students. Apply now!

Upcoming Events

Insider's Guide to Government Service

11/30/2015 01:30 PM

Insider’s Guide to Government Service session featuring the Diplomat in Residence for South Florida and Puerto Rico, Catherine Rodriguez, FSO and Pickering Fellow, Ernest Alfonso, and LACC Director and former Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for the Western Hemisphere, Dr. Frank Mora. Co-sponsored by the U.S. Department of State and the Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center (LACC). For more information, please contact (305) 348-2894.

Classically Cuban Concert and Dance: Albita

12/06/2015 05:30 PM

Concert featuring the Grammy and Emmy award-winning artist, Albita Rodríguez. The Cuban Research Institute is pleased to announce the 11th annual installment of its "Classically Cuban" series. Co-sponsored by FIU's Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center. For more information, call CRI at (305)348-1991.

Inter-American Defense College at LACC

12/09/2015 02:00 PM

LACC hosts students and faculty of the Inter-American Defense College (IADC) for a discussion on state of democracy in the Americas. Part of LACC's Security and Governance Program of Excellence. By invitation only. For more information, please call (305) 348-2894.

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