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

LLILAS Benson News

Archive of the Indigenous Languages of Latin America Launches Updated Repository and Website

Archive of the Indigenous Languages of Latin America Launches Updated Repository and Website

Thu, Oct 19, 2017

On Monday, October 9, 2017, the City of Austin celebrated its first official Indigenous Peoples’ Day.


LLILAS Benson Organizes Mapathons for Disaster Relief

LLILAS Benson Organizes Mapathons for Disaster Relief

Wed, Oct 11, 2017

In the wake of natural disasters in Mexico and the Caribbean, relief organizations have requested help locating vulnerable sites, and people around the world are using the OpenStreetMap platform to answer the call.




LLILAS Benson Statement on DACA

LLILAS Benson Statement on DACA

Thu, Sep 7, 2017

In response to the decision to rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA), we at LLILAS Benson affirm our support for immigrant students, scholars, workers, and their families, all of whom contribute in immeasurable ways to our society, and whose lives and labor, aspirations and dreams, are inextricably interwoven with those of their US-born peers.


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