Important Deadlines

Applications for the Winter 2017 grants are due Friday, November 10th, 2017, by 5 p.m.

Jane's Essay Prize entries are due April 15th, 2017 by 5 p.m.

Photos for the Jane's Photography Contest must be submitted by April 15th, 2017 by 5 p.m.

Upcoming Events

BARS Anthropology Friday Seminar
"Violence Unresolved: Argentina and the Problem of the Perpetrator"
Friday, January 19, 2:30 pm in Schwartz 103
Professor Ram Natarajan, University of Arkansas

Screening of the movie Dolores-co-sponsored and hosted by Sin Fronteras, Heller School
Date: Thu Jan 25th 5:30-8:30pm (Documentary followed by discussion).
Location: Intercultural Center 
Food will be available during the discussion.
Lunch Field Trip to Panela de Barro (Brazilian per kilo and churrascaría)
co-sponsored by IBS Latin American and Brazilian Initiative
Friday, February 2nd. 12pm-2pm 
Lunch is provided, but you must arrange transportation 
(229 Newtown St, Waltham, near Moody Street)
BARS Anthropology Friday Seminar
"Touched by Music: Enchantment and Aspiration in Venezuela"
Friday February 9, 2:30 pm in Schwartz 103
Dr. Yana Stainova, Dartmouth University

Talk by Dr. Sara Castro-Klarén
Friday, March 1st, details tbd
John Hopkins University

To submit an LALS related event, please email Laura Brown at