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Tuesday, Sep 28, 2021

SPO graduate alum Miguel Dominguez has been named as a teaching fellow in Latin American Studies at Durham University's (UK) School of Modern Languages and Cultures for the 2021-2022 academic year.

Miguel completed his dissertation titled "Esquirlas de la vanguardia: Juan García Ponce y la literatura como supervivencia en el México del...

Monday, Aug 30, 2021

The Department of Spanish and Portuguese is pleased to welcome Juliana Griffin, undergraduate administrator and new lecturers, Gabriela Díaz-Dávalos,...

Tuesday, Aug 24, 2021

On August 23, Charlie Hankin successfully defended his dissertation titled "Break and Flow: Hip Hop Poetics in Brazil, Cuba and Haiti."

Charlie with be joining the faculty at Colby College as a visiting assistant professor of Spanish on a two-year appointment. 

Wednesday, Aug 18, 2021

On August 17, Mauricio Acuña successfully defended his dissertation titled "Poéticas e Performances de Imaginações Afro-Atlânticas: O primeiro festival mundial de artes negras."

Thursday, Jul 15, 2021

This fall, SPA 250 will offer a trip to Puerto Rico over Fall Break.

Students who are eligible and interested in enrolling in the course should check for more details on the course offerings webpage.

Wednesday, May 26, 2021

On Monday, May 24, 20201, the Department of Spanish and Portuguese presented graduate student Yangyou Fang with the 2021 Arcadio Díaz-Quiñones Prize in recognition for her contributions and dedication to undergraduate teaching.

Tuesday, May 25, 2021

The University Center for Human Values named SPO concentrator Daniela Alvarez ’21 as a recipient of a 2021 Senior Thesis Prize in recognition of her thesis titled “La Gran Cárcel: Two Militarized Borders, Two Failed Asylum Systems and a Mexico-Wide Prison.”

Tuesday, May 25, 2021

The Program in Latin American Studies (PLAS) named Brandon Dunlevy ’21 as a recipient of the 2021 Stanley J.

Monday, May 24, 2021

On Monday, May 24, 2021, the Department of Spanish and Portuguese hosted a virtual Class Day event in celebration of the Class of 2021.

View the full list of graduates and thesis titles.

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