Latin American and Caribbean Studies

The University of Washington's Latin American and Caribbean Studies program in the Jackson School of International Studies was established in 1992 and is committed to the advancement of scholarship and applied knowledge about Latin America and the Caribbean.
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Celebrate UW Global Month with us!

November 1, 2019

Posted by: thormm

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In November, sample Jackson School international offerings, from events on hot global topics to study abroad to a Jackson School Open House and more. Follow this link for a listing of Jackson School events

Puerto Rico: A Grid for the Future

July 6, 2018

Posted by: jlbeyer

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When Hurricane María struck Puerto Rico in late 2017, an island-wide multi-faceted crisis ensued. Homes were decimated, tropical forests were shaven clean, and the failure of Puerto Rico’s electrical grid