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Lynn Stephen and CLLAS/LAS team receive Department of Education grant

Congratulations to Lynn Stephen and her Center for Latino/a and Latin American Studies (CLLAS)-Latin American Studies (LAS) team! Together they received a $186,000 Undergraduate International Studies and Foreign Language Program (UISFL) grant from the U.S. department of Education. The grant is part of a $1.5 million fund that was awarded to only 17 institutions across the country. The grant is for activities spread over two years which include development of new courses such as a study abroad seminar on “Human Rights in Guatemala,” a course on Brazil, and a post-study abroad seminar as well as enhancements for existing LAS and language courses.