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LACS expands the intellectual presence of Latin America across campus by organizing an array of campus activities:

Media Recordings

The program often creates media recordings of the events it hosts.

Cornell Resources

Peruvian people exchanging seeds

Latin America and the Caribbean Library Collections

The Cornell University Library's collection encompasses a rich and varied universe of printed volumes, digital resources, maps, media, and archival materials. The Latin America and the Caribbean Collections contains over 300,000 titles. 

Hallway of the Language Resource Center with students

Language Resource Center 

The Language Resource Center supports language teaching and learning. It maintains a student facility with technology-based resources and environments for language learning. It also hosts Spanish and Portuguese language discussion groups.


Call for Presentations-LACS 60th Anniversary

February 2023 Research Symposium

“Un-Charting Territories”

Friday, February 17th & Saturday, Februar

The Latin American and Caribbean Studies program (LACS) is pleased to invite graduate students to apply to become a LACS Graduate Fellow for AY 2021-2022.

LACS welcomes Cornell undergraduates and graduates in all fields of study who are interested in studying and conducting research in Latin America or the Caribbean to apply for the Lat

Learn more about Latin America and the Caribbean in a course that will also help you work toward achieving the Latin American studies minor.
Study Abroad Opportunity
As part of the Consortium for Advanced Studies Abroad (CASA), Cornell offers study-abroad programs in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, and Cuba.