Important Deadlines

Applications for the winter 2015-2016 grants are due Friday, November 6th, 2015, by 9 a.m.

Jane's Essay Prize entries are due April 8th, 2016 by 5 p.m.

Photos for the Jane's Photography Contest must be submitted by April 8th, 2016 by 5 p.m.

Upcoming Events

Fall 2015:

Oct 13 @ 11:00am - 12:30pm 
Q and A with Lucía Reyes de Deu
Meet our majors and professors

Q and A with Dr. Reyes de Deu

Oct 16 @tbd
Graduate Student and Jane's Travel Grant presentations

Oct 30 @ 2-4pm SCC atrium
Día de los muertos/Day of the Dead Celebration
Paint sugar skulls, help decorate and altar, and eat tamales

Nov 4 @ tbd
Panel on Immigrant Rights and Politics in the US and the DR
Led by Dr. Greg Child, Dr. Brian Fried, and UDR Estela Lozano

Nov 13 @ tbd
Dr. Ana Mariella Bacigalupo presents at the Brandeis Anthropology Research Seminar
"Memory, Spirits, and Violence in Mapuche Chilean Geographies"

late Nov @ tbd
Artist Yoshua Okon visits Boston

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