The Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (LACS) together with the Brazil Initiative at LACS feature presenters from diverse disciplines. LACS organizes and sponsors more than 50 public lectures, workshops, performances, and conferences over the course of the academic year.
In addition to our yearly programming, the Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (LACS) and the Brazil Initiative at LACS are happy to consider funding requests to co-sponsor lectures, events, performances, and activities that coincide with the center's mission to promote a broad and deep understanding of the region. Request to co-sponsor an event »
Saturday, December 3, 2022
2:00-4:00 p.m. (EST)
Rackham, 4th Floor
915 E. Washington Street
Maritza Chan-Valverde is a career diplomat, academic, and activist, and she is the first woman to be appointed Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Costa Rica to the United Nations. She is an expert on international peace and security issues, especially in the areas of arms control, non-proliferation, and disarmament. The keynote address will be remote.
|Rackham Graduate School (Horace H.)
|Conference / Symposium
|Happening @ Michigan from Global Scholars Program, Michigan Community Scholars Program, Language Resource Center, Program in International and Comparative Studies, Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, LSA Honors Program, Barger Leadership Institute, English Language Institute, Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) Program, HSSP, Michigan Research and Discovery Scholars