April 20, 2011 · “Casa Patria Grande”, Buenos Aires, Argentina

The New School, through the Observatory on Latin America (OLA), together with the National University of San Martin, Buenos Aires, Argentina, launched the President Néstor Kirchner Fellowship in memory of the late President of Argentina and Secretary of the of South American Nations (UNASUR) Néstor Kirchner. The public launch of the Fellowship took place in Buenos Aires, in “Casa Patria Grande”, on April 20 at 6pm.

The fellowship is a fitting legacy to the achievements of former President Néstor Kirchner and his distinguished career in government and public service as the President of Argentina and his important work as the first Secretary General of UNASUR.


Juan Manuel Abal Medina, Secretary of Public Communication of Argentina
Jorge Argüello, Ambassador of Argentina to the United Nations
Carlos Ruta, Provost, Universidad Nacional de San Martín
Margarita Gutman, Associate Professor, The New School
Juan Gabriel Tokatlian, Professor, Universidad Nacional de San Martín
Pablo Vilas, Director, Casa Patria Grande Presidente Néstor Kirchner


April 20th, 2011, 6pm
Casa Patria Grande Presidente Néstor Kirchner
Carlos Pellegrini 1289
Buenos Aires, Argentina

Contact:  OLAbecaPNK@observatorylatinamerica.org


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This program is supported by the JULIEN J. STUDLEY FOUNDATION