Updates from Research trip to Argentina by Audrey Jaramillo (A24)

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Updates from Research trip to Argentina by Audrey Jaramillo (A24) Aug 03
May 15, 2022:
Here is a quick snapshot of one of the booths in the Feria Internacional del Libro de Buenos Aires. This booth allowed attendees to write post-its on what Buenos Aires needs to construct a country more equitable. Here we got to connect with cultural and political organizations all over Argentina. We even got to pick up some books for our research and the flight back home. This was a great place to find contacts for interviews and local books related to our research.
May 16, 2022: 
May 01

Reflections on Colombia’s Response to COVID-19 by Piper Goeking (A’22)

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The Tufts Latin American Committee (LAC) hosted two public officials from the Colombian government to discuss the country's response to COVID-19 for its first virtual event on April 27.

Nov 12

Reflections from Peacebuilding in Colombia and Security in Latin America by Piper Goeking (A’22)

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The Tufts Latin American Committee (LAC) hosted its second panel of the semester on the Colombian peace process and its connection to security in Latin America.

Oct 18

Amazon Rainforest Fires by Ariana Barreiro (E’23)

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On the afternoon of October 16th, the Latin American Committee at Tufts (LAC) hosted its first panel of the semester to discuss the causes and implications of the Amazon Rainforest fires, which have burned down over 2.2 million acres of primary and secondary forests in 2019 alone. The panelists, Dr.

Oct 10

Fake News in Brazil's Elections by Piper Goeking(A’22)

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The Latin American Committee (LAC) held its first bi-weekly discussion of the semester as a discourse on the role of fake news in Brazil’s elections. The group explored the topic primarily through the lens of WhatsApp, given that the social media platform has increasingly been used as a vehicle to circulate fake news.

Mar 10

Migration in Latin America by Santiago Moguel (A’22)

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To close the theme of migration, the Latin American Committee (LAC) hosted a panel with Professor Katrina Burgess, Professor Helen Marrow, and Mario Delgado ‘A19.

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