Elon College Fellow Jacy Lance presents at Latin American Studies conference
Jacy Lance, an Elon College Social Sciences Fellow, presented her research at the annual conference of the Southeast Council for Latin American Studies (SECOLAS), which took place March 16-19 at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington.
Jacy is a dual major in international studies (regional concentration: Latin America) and political science with minors in Latin American studies, Spanish and business.
Her presentation was entitled “1994-2010: The Impact of the Zapatista Movement on Indigenous Struggles in Chiapas” and was based on her Fellows project. The audience and the moderator provided valuable feedback and validation for Jacy’s research. Jacy was accompanied by her mentor, Dr. Donna Van Bodegraven, associate professor of Spanish.