LACS Minor, Rodman Serrano, wrote an OpEd in the New York Times explaining the devastating impact that ending TPS status will have on his family and others from Central America and the Caribbean. President Stanley released a statement in support of Rodman and other students negatively affected by the Trump administration's policies.
Congratulations to Carlos Gómez for receiving a post-doctoral fellowship at the Center for the History of Global Development in Shanghai, China. Carlos' dissertation, "Transnationalizing the Dam: The Unanticipated Consequences of the Itaipú Dam in the Making of the Upper Paraná Region, 1957–1992" examines environmental history and regional politics in the Southern Cone.
Congratulations to Bill Demarest for receiving an AHA Travel Grant to present at this year's meeting of the American Historical Association in Washington, DC.