Our very own Travis Knoll has been at the forefront of the resistance to looming TA cuts all year. Read his latest article here on Huffington Post for the details.
ILASSA elected a new group of leaders on December 5! We apologize for these belated congratulations.
President: Rebecca Jackson
Vice President: Cynthia Rubio Pelayo
Secretary: Raiye Adeleye
Treasurer: Devin Oliver
Social Chair: Micaela Machicote
Mago de Tecnologia: Brian Eggert
Conference Chair: Yoalli Rodriguez Aguilera, Prisca Gayles
GSA Rep: Kathryn McDonald
We have decided to extend our registration deadline to January 4th to accommodate those who are traveling this season.
Don’t forget to register at http://www.ilassa.org/ilassa-35-registration/. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions or concerns!!
We are excited to announce the keynote speaker for ILASSA 35, Danelly Estupiñan Valencia, Colombian activist from the port city of Buenaventura working on issues of black women’s rights and member of the Proceso de Comunidades Negras (PCN). More information to come.
ALSO! Don’t forget to confirm your registration for the ILASSA 35 conference by this Sunday, December 21st.
Email us at email@example.com if you have questions or concerns.
Abstract decisions have been sent out for ILASSA 35 Conference! If you submitted a proposal for consideration but have not received an email about the status of your abstract, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Cabildo Abierto is today at 4 PM in the Hackett Room. Please see the agenda posted on Facebook and via LAS Grads listserv. This is a chance to review accomplishments of the previous year and propose changes/enhancements to the program.
We just created a new ILASSA Student Conference page on Facebook. If you “like” the page, you will get updates concerning the conference. https://www.facebook.com/ilassaconference
The deadline for abstract submissions for the 35th ILASSA Conference, A Levantar La Voz: Challenging Doctrine and Dogma, has been extended to midnight of Thursday, November 20 [that’s technically 12:00 AM on Friday]. See the Conference Page for details and to submit.
Atención: la fecha límite para la presentación de propuestas se ha extendido a la medianoche del 20 de noviembre.
Atenção: O prazo para submissão de resumos foi prorrogado até meia-noite de quinta-feira, novembro 20.
- You can nominate yourself or someone else
- Send your nominations to Frank (email@example.com).
- Nominations will be kept anonymous.
- Individuals nominated will be asked if they accept their nomination.
- The ballots for the election will be emailed out electronically on Monday, December, 1st
- The polls will close at 3:00 pm on Friday, December 5th
- And the new ILASSA Leadership announced at the meeting.
November 14 is the deadline for submitting abstracts for consideration for the 2015 ILASSA Conference. Click here for more information.
A Levantar La Voz: Challenging Doctrine and Dogma
ILASSA 35 Student Conference: University of Texas, Austin
February 26th, 2015– February 28th, 2015
Deadline for Submissions: November 14th 2014
Length of Submission: 250 words or less
A list of other conferences on Latin America and the Caribbean can be found on the Links page.