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Volume II, No. 3 February 15, 1965
The University of Florida Latinamericanist is a bi-weekly calendar and newsletter distributed on alternate Fridays. Items for publication should be submitted to the editor, Suzanne Hodgman, University Libraries, by noon of the Tuesday preceding the Friday distribution date. The editor reserves the right to select and edit all material submitted. Persons desiring to be placed on the mailing list should call the Center for Latin American Studies (University Extension 2224).
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS, FEBRUARY 15 28, 1965 February 15: Jos6 Molino: Spanish Ballet. University Auditorium, 8:15 p.m.
February 16: International Week Forum. Speaker: Antonio Gayoso, "Castro's Policy in
the American Continent." Florida Union, Room 324, 9 p.m.
February 17: Latin American Colloquiu%. Speaker: Harry Hutchinson, "Values: South
and North American." Florida Union, Oak Room, 8 p.m. Public invited. February 19: International Week Talent Show. University Auditorium, 8 p.m. February 20: International Week Dance. Moose Lodge, 8:30 p.m. February 21: International Week Tea. President's Home, 2 p.m.
PLAN RESEARCH ON POLITICAL PARTIES
A research program on the comparative study of political parties in Latin America is being organized by the Department of Political Science. Books, pamphlets, leaflets, brochures, sample ballots, and similar hard-to-get political materials will be collected and indexed with a view toward stimulating publications on Latin American political movements. Harry Kantor, Professor of Political Science, will direct the program.
GRANTS-IN-AID APPLICATIONS DUE
All requests from graduate students and faculty for Caribbean Research Program grantsin-aid for the coming summer must be submitted to Hugh Popenoe, Director, 22 McCarty Hall, by March 1, 1965.
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HUTCHINSON TO ADDRESS COLLOQUIUM
"Values: South and North American" is the topic selected by Harry W. Hutchinson, Associate Professor of Psychiatry ana Anthropology, for his remarks before the Latin American Colloquium, February 17, at 8 p.m., in the Oak Room (215) of the Florida Union.
With this session, the Colloquium returns to its three-part series on Brazil, for Professor Hutchinson will emphasize Brazilian cultural anthropology in his talk.
Charles Nissly, Department of Geography, will be the moderator.
Wilfred Farmer, of the Foreign Training Division of the U. S. Department of Agriculture, will be at the College of Agriculture, February 24, in connection with the College's programs under AID.
Dr. Hector Camberos, Head Professor of Pathology, Faculty of Agronomy and Veterinary Science, University of Buenos Aires, is at the University of Florida, under a Rockefeller Foundation fellowship, for a three months' program of study on the use of radioactive isotopes and trace elements in nutrition. These are cooperative studies between the College of Medicine, Department of Radiology, and the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, Department of Animal Science.
Robert Bradbury, Professor of Economics, 'will lecture to the Inter-American Defense College on "Transportation and Its Importance in Economic Development and Defense," February 24.
T. J. Cunha, Professor of Animal Science, has returned from a two-week trip to Puerto Rico where he and the National Academy of Science eighteen-man Task Force on Latin America finalized their recommendations on their two-month trip through eight countries last fall. Dr. Cunha was selected to present the Task Force's recommendations on where three research-training centers should be established in Latin America to the National Academy of Science Latin America Science Board at La Jolla, California, February 22-23.
Philip Kelly, Ph.D. candidate in political science, left this week for Mexico City to work on the Center for Latin American Studies' research project on the role of the military in Latin America.
C6sar L. Rivera, Teacher, P. K. Yonge Laboratory School, participated in a panel discussion on "Audio-Lingual Materials: Five Years Later! at the annual meeting of the
Florida Chapter of the American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese, February 5-6, in Tampa.
Richard P. Schmidt, Professor of Medicine, has been appointed President of the Executive Program of the Second Pan-American Congress of Neurology, to be held in San Juan, Puerto Rico, in 1967. The first Congress was held in the fall of 1963 in Lima, Peri.
Stanley L. West, Director, University Libraries, and Irene Zimmerman, Latin American Specialist in Reference and Bibliography, University Libraries, attended the meeting of the Steering Committee of the Seminar on the Acquisition of Latin American Library Materials, January 27, in Washington. Mr. West is Chairman of the Association of Research Libraries! Subcommittee on Latin America; Miss Zimmerman is Chairman of the SALALM Committee on Bibliography.