Spanish and Portuguese language tables for Fall 2020 have started to meet!
The Department of Spanish and Portuguese welcomes new Spanish lecturer Iris Hauser. Hauser is originally from Chiapas, Mexico and studied Applied linguistics at the Universidad de las Americas in (Puebla) Mexico and at Georgia State University.
First-year students are asked to please complete and submit this Google form to indicate their language interests and what they are interested in learning more about from the department.
El estrecho de Gibraltar y los imaginarios del cannabis: culturas y contraculturas rifeño-hispano-magrebíes (1859-1995)
La literatura y sus pueblos: demopoéticas de la España...
The Program in Latin American Studies (PLAS) presented Anne Elizabeth Sidamon-Eristoff '20 with The Stanley Stein Senior Thesis Prize in recognition of her thesis work which she presents on the PLAS Class Day 2020 video.
The Department of Spanish and Portuguese is pleased to award Mauricio Acuña with the Arcadio Díaz Quiñones teaching award for his contributions in teaching during the 2019-2020 academic year.
Karina Aguilar Guerrero '20 has received two of the University’s highest student honors for service to campus and the community. She won this year’s Allen Macy Dulles ’51 Award and Priscilla Glickman ’92 Memorial Prize in recognition of her work to enhance access, mentor underserved students and build community.
Professor Rubén Gallo has been named a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
SPO graduate student Berta del Río Alcala was selected as a recipient of a 2020 Graduate School Teaching Award in recognition of her work as an assistant in instruction. Teaching Awards honor graduate students who have made a significant and exceptional contribution to undergraduate teaching.