Crime, Violence, and Migration: Consequences for Democracy in the Americas

When Oct 03, 2018
from 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM
Where Ekstrom Library Chao Auditorium
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17th Annual LALS Heritage LectureJoin us for the 17th annual Latin American and Latino Studies Heritage Lecture feautring Dr. Abby Cordova, an Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Kentucky.

Dr. Cordova was the 2016-2017 Central American Visiting Scholar of the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies at Harvard University.

She will present findings from her research on the causes of international migration and its political consequences for the United States and Latin America.

On Thursday, October 4th, Dr. Cordova will also speak to Dr. Tricia Gray's LALS 310 Introduction to Latin American Studies class in Humanities 215 from 9:30-10:45 am.

These lectures are free and open to the public.

Co-Sponsors: UofL's Commission on Diversity and Racial Equality; Department of Criminal Justice; Hispanic Latino Faculty and Staff Association; College of Arts and Sciences Office of International, Diversity, and Engagement Programs; Department of Political Science and the Student Success Center.

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