CELAC/LACS Sponsored Scholarly Conferences

 

Historical and Contemporary Perspectives on Immigration Politics and Policy

This conference will be held at University at Albany, SUNY on April 21, 2014 and chaired by Professor José E. Cruz.

 

Gender and Globalization in the Americas: A Feminist Encuentro

Held at the University of Costa Rica, San José and co-chaired by Edna Acosta-Belén and Christine E. Bose (University at Albany, SUNY), and Ana Cecilia Escalante (University of Costa Rica). April 1, 2003

Workers and Globalization in the Americas: Shifting Productive Structures, Social Identification, and Labor Strategies

Held at University at Albany, SUNY and chaired by Dr. Fernando Leiva.
October 5, 2001

 

Encuentro feminista: Defining a Research and Teaching Agenda for the 21st Century

An invitational conference held at the Inter American University in San Germán, Puerto Rico and chaired by Dr. Edna Acosta-Belén.
April 22-24, 1998

 

Gender Research in Global Perspective   

Held at University at Albany, SUNY and chaired by Iris Berger and Gwen Moore.
June 1997

 

Transnationalism and the Construction of Identities in the Americas

Held at University at Albany, SUNY and chaired by Dr. Liliana Goldin.
Spring 1996

 

Gender in International Perspective: Crosscultural Approaches to Research and Teaching

In collaboration with IROW and the Center for the Arts and Humanities. Held at University at Albany, SUNY and chaired by Dr. Francine Frank.
Summer 1996

 

La guagua aérea: Un simposio sobre la migración entre Puerto Rico y los Estados Unidos

Held in Puerto Rico in collaboration with the Universidad del Sagrado Corazón chaired by Dr. Jorge Duany.
1994

 

Rediscovering the Puerto Rican People: The U.S. Experience 

Held at University at Albany, SUNY and chaired by Dr. Edna Acosta-Belén.
1993

 

Women in the Building of the Americas

Held at University at Albany, SUNY and chaired by Dr. Edna Acosta-Belén.
1992

 

Integrating Gender, Race, and Class into the Curriculum and Research

Held at University at Albany, SUNY and chaired by Dr. Christine E. Bose and Dr. Edna Acosta-Belén.
1991

 

Women's Studies Lecture Series

Held in Puerto Rico with the collaboration of the Proyecto de Estudios de la Mujer at Cayey College and the Centro de Estudios, Recursos y Servicios a la Mujer, University of Puerto Rico at Río Piedras.
1992

 

Restructuring the World Economy: U.S. and Central American Perspectives

Held in Costa Rica and sponsored by the Center for Legislative Development.

 

Women and Development in the Third World: Focus on Latin America and Africa

Held at University at Albany, SUNY and chaired by Dr. Christine E. Bose and Dr. Edna Acosta-Belén.
1991

 

Megacities of the Americas

Cosponsored by the Lewis Mumford Center for Regional Planning, 1989. Held at University at Albany, SUNY and chaired by Dr. Ray Bromley.
1989

 

Two Superpower Satellites: Puerto Rico and Cuba

Held at University at Albany, SUNY and chaired by Dr. Colbert I. Nepaulsingh.
1988

 

Educational Policy Seminar

Held in Costa Rica with the collaboration of the University of Costa Rica and the National University of Costa Rica at Heredia.
1987

 

Cultural Pluralism in Central America and the United States

Held in Costa Rica with the collaboration of the University of Costa Rica.
1985

 

The Changing Hispanic Community in the United States

Held at University at Albany, SUNY and chaired by Dr. Edna Acosta-Belén.
1985

 

Economy into Culture: Latin America and the Caribbean in the 1980s

Held at University at Albany, SUNY and chaired by Dr. James Wessman.
1984

 

The Caribbean and Central America: Crisis and Revolt

Held at University at Albany, SUNY and co-chaired by Dr. Gary H. Gossen and Dr. Edna Acosta-Belén.
1983

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