Latin American Studies Symposium

Join us Friday, April 6th, 2018 at Rollins College.

The Latin American Studies Symposium is organized by the Latin American and Caribbean Studies program at Rollins College.  The symposium will be held on Friday, April 6th, 2018 at Rollins College in Winter Park, FL.  Undergraduate students will share their research on themes related to current domestic and foreign issues in Latin America. 

Prior to 2018, the symposium was held for 25 years at Birmingham Southern College, in Birmingham, Alabama. We are excited for this opportunity, and look forward to seeing you in Winter Park!


The cost to attend LAS is $50.00.  The fee covers registration materials, breakfast, lunch, and a reception, the evening of the symposium.

Registration will open soon. 

Submit a Proposal

The Latin American Studies symposium is a multi- and inter-disciplinary undergraduate research conference showcasing original research and creative projects conducted during the preceding year by undergraduate students. Undergraduate papers on any topic relevant to Latin American Studies may be accepted: politics and culture, the global economy, literature, the environment, public health, gender, and art, for example.

Papers may be presented in Spanish, English, or Portuguese.

Selected proposals on similar topics may be combined into a panel presentation.

Proposal submission coming soon.


Semana LACS, September 25 - 2 - View the full schedule here.

Rollins College Latin American and Caribbean Studies
Rollins College
1000 Holt Ave.