Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies
Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies

LLILAS Benson News

UT Austin Receives Mellon Foundation Grant to Pioneer Archival Projects in Latin America

UT Austin Receives Mellon Foundation Grant to Pioneer Archival Projects in Latin America

Tue, Apr 25, 2017

The University of Texas at Austin has received a grant of $700,000 from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to fund a project through LLILAS Benson Latin American Studies and Collections titled “Cultivating a Latin American Post-Custodial Archival Praxis.”


Texas Is Well Represented at LASA Congress in Lima

Texas Is Well Represented at LASA Congress in Lima

Tue, Apr 25, 2017

The XXXV International Congress of the Latin American Studies Association (LASA) will convene in Lima, Peru, on April 29. As usual, UT Austin will be well represented by faculty, staff, and students from the Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies (LLILAS) and the Benson Latin American Collection.


PhD Student Rony Castillo Is Honored in Honduras’ African Heritage Month

PhD Student Rony Castillo Is Honored in Honduras’ African Heritage Month

Mon, Apr 24, 2017

LLILAS doctoral student Rony Castillo was honored for his pioneering work in education during the Honduran celebrations of 16th annual Mes de la Herencia Africana (African Heritage Month).


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