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The Center for Latin American Studies at Vanderbilt has a remarkable concentration of Latin Americanists, with special strengths in Brazil, Central America, the Andes, and the Black Atlantic. It is the only program at Vanderbilt (and one of few in the nation) to have joint programs with every school and college on campus. Over the last few years CLAS has built relationships with smaller Latin American Studies programs at schools across the region, and has demonstrated commitment to partnerships with historically black and other minority-serving institutions such as Tuskegee University, Fisk University, and Tennessee State University. Read More