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In a packed Gustave Tuck lecture theatre after Professor Iwan Morgan's Inaugural Lecture, Professor Stephen Conway (Head of the Department of History at UCL) announced that University College London has awarded the Commonwealth Fund Professorship in American History to Professor Iwan Morgan.
Published: May 13, 2013 11:15:46 AM
The Government of Ecuador has announced that Dr Guillaume Long has been named Minister of Knowledge and Human Talent.Dr Long completed his MA and PhD while a student of the staff now at UCL - Institute of the Americas (UCL-IA).
Published: May 13, 2013 10:59:56 AM
UCL Institute of the Americas (UCL-IA) is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a prestigious Leverhulme Trust Visiting Professorship for Professor Roberto Gargarella (Universidad Torcuato Di Tella, Argentina). More...
Published: Apr 23, 2013 4:41:02 PM
UCL-IA is pleased to announce two new publications to the Palgrave Macmillan series Studies of the Americas. More...
Published: Apr 5, 2013 5:41:06 PM
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Published: Mar 25, 2013 4:57:09 PM
Published: Mar 8, 2013 1:57:52 PM
Professor Kevin Middlebrook's radio interview on Mexican union leader's arrest on charges of embezzlement
Published: Feb 28, 2013 12:56:42 PM
Dr Graham Woodgate appointed International Expert in Environmental Sociology for the Expo 2015 'Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life' in Milan
UCL-IA's Dr Graham Woodgate who has been appointed 'International Expert in
Environmental Sociology' to the 'Feeding Knowledge Programme' that is being
developed in preparation for the Expo 2015 'Feeding the Planet, Energy for
Life' in Milan.
Published: Jan 31, 2013 2:45:50 PM
“He came to believe the huge killing of the Civil War could only be justified if it had a moral purpose – if slavery was abolished,” says Professor Iwan Morgan (UCL Institute of the Americas). More...
Published: Jan 21, 2013 10:32:32 AM
This recent news article, which draws in part on an interview with Professor Kevin J. Middlebrook, assesses the possible political consequences of Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez's life-threatening illness.
Published: Jan 3, 2013 2:17:42 PM
On December 13, UCL-IA had the pleasure of hosting Cuban/British hip-hop fusion X-Planet, feat. Cuban virtuoso Alain Garcia Artola. X Planet is the collaboration of Holly Holden (London) and Alayo Style (Santiago de Cuba). This project, born in Santiago de Cuba in June 2011, draws on a multitude of musical influences from the Caribbean and beyond. Having launched their debut album in Cuba in June 2012, X Planet are now ready to share their music with the world! More...
Published: Dec 17, 2012 12:34:48 PM
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