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The Latin American Studies Program (LASP), celebrating its 60th anniversary during 2021, is committed to a deeper understanding of Latin American and Caribbean societies through teaching and research across humanities, science, and social science disciplines. 

LASP expands the intellectual presence of Latin America at Cornell by organizing diverse campus activities to bring together faculty, students of all levels, and the Cornell community. LASP sponsors both undergraduate and graduate minors, and we encourage students to gain meaningful international experiences in the region through study abroad programs, short-term course visits, and internship opportunities.

Internship
Summer 2021 ECUADOR & BRAZIL DIGITAL INTERNSHIPS--The Latin American Studies Program (LASP) digital internship programs supports Cornell’s mission “to promote a culture of broad inquiry  throughout and beyond the Cornell community.”
Minor
LASP welcomes Cornell undergraduates and graduates in all fields of study who are interested in studying and conducting research in Latin America or the Caribbean to apply for the Lat
Program
Learn more about Latin America and the Caribbean in a course that will also help you work toward achieving the Latin American studies minor.
Study Abroad Opportunity
As part of the Consortium for Advanced Studies Abroad (CASA), Cornell University offers study abroad programs in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, and Cuba.
Assistant Professor, Latina/o Studies 
LASP Graduate Fellow '19-'21
Professor Emerita, Anthropology 
Assistant Professor, Labor Relations, Law, and History