"The University of Utah, in partnership with Brigham Young University, has been awarded $6.8 million from the U.S. Department of Education to support international education and language study over the next four years. The Title VI National Resource Center and Foreign Language and Area Studies grants will provide funding directly to the Center for Latin American Studies, Asia Center and their BYU counterparts and will earmark $4.6 million for student scholarships." Continue reading.
Claudio Holzner, associate professor of political science, serves as the director of the Center for Latin American Studies. Kim Korinek, associate professor of sociology, serves as the director of the Asia Center.