ALAS Members


The Association of Latin American Students (ALAS) is a student organization located in Teachers College, Columbia University, in New York City. As an organization that aims at creating academic, cultural, and social networks within the Latin American community across time and place, ALAS offers a wide range of activities to accomplish this mission such as an annual conference, social and cultural events, symposia, workshops, an online discussion forum, and a weekly newsletter.


  • Education Across the Americas 2012 Conference

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  • Association of Latin American Students (ALAS), Teachers College, Columbia

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ALAS Conference 2012
March 30, 2012

ALAS 10th Annual Conference:

Education Across the Americas

  • Time: Friday March 30st, 2012 // 8:00 AM -7:30 PM
  • Where: Milbank Chapel, at Teachers College, Columbia University
  • Keynote Speakers:
  • Prof. Bruce Fuller (UC Berkeley) and Prof. Peggy Levitt (Wellesley College)
  • Free Admission

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