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  • Emergency Preparedness in Peru

    Jade McLaughlin ’17 and Madellena Thornton ’17 spent this past summer as Global Health Initiative interns at Hospital Cayetano Heredia (HCH) in Lima, Peru. Their work on emergency preparedness focused on the willingness of healthcare workers to respond in a disaster.

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  • Nicaragua trip with Dartmouth Students

    Prof. Douglas Moody has been the faculty advisor for the Cross-cultural Educational Service Program (CCESP) for ten years and recently returned from an international service trip to Nicaragua with Dartmouth students.

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  • LALACS Chair wins Apgar Award for Innovation in Teaching

    Deborah Nichols, the William J. Bryant 1925 Professor of Anthropology and Chair of the Program in Latin American, Latino, & Caribbean Studies, has received the inaugural 2015 Apgar Award for Innovation in Teaching for their new course, “Who Owns the Past?”

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  • Lisa Baldez Wins the Victoria Shuck Award

    Professor Lisa Baldez’s Defying Convention: US Resistance to the UN Treaty on Women’s Rights is the winner of the American Political Science Association's 2015 Victoria Schuck Award, awarded annually for the best book published on women and politics.

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Recent Publications

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  • Defying Convention: The US, the UN, and the Treaty on Women’s Rights

    Lisa Baldez

    Forthcoming and in press with Cambridge University Press, expected June 2014.

  • State-scale Immigration Enforcement and Latino Interstate Migration in the United States

    Richard A. Wright, M. Ellis, M. Townley

    Forthecoming in Annals of the Association of American Geographers

  • Comparative Indigeneities of the Américas: Toward a Hemispheric Approach

    M. Bianet Castellanos, Arturo J. Aldama, eds.

    University of Arizona Press, Critical Issues in Indigenous Studies Series

  • The Panza Monologues

    Virginia Grise, Irma Mayorga

    Austin: University of Texas Press