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Wednesday, Oct 6, 2021

By Alejandro Martínez

Monday, Sep 20, 2021

The Department of Spanish and Portuguese gathered at Palmer House on Friday, September 17, 2021 in celebration of the start of the new academic year.

Tuesday, Sep 14, 2021

The fall 2021 schedule for our Spanish and Portuguese Language Tables is available on this webpage.

Monday, Aug 30, 2021

Our concentrators are provided with the high linguistic proficiency, cross-cultural literacy, and critical and analytical skills that lead to careers in the humanities, law, medicine, government, international relations, international business, education, and community-based initiatives today.

Monday, Aug 16, 2021

By Michelle Tong

This summer, the Department of Spanish and Portuguese offered four virtual courses for students looking to continue their language learning while exploring new topics that spanned from cultural heritage and colonial text to fantastic stories and myths.

Thursday, May 6, 2021

In the ever-changing world of popular culture, current events, and rapidly evolving socio-political issues, it is imperative that the materials used to teach language and culture reflect these shifting dynamics.

Wednesday, Apr 14, 2021

By Michelle Tong

Border relations between the United States and Mexico has become a major topic for recent news. This inspired Spanish and Portuguese Lecturer Nadia Cervantes to design “Before and After the Wall”, a freshman seminar that takes a closer look at the subject through a humanistic lens.

Monday, Feb 15, 2021

Spanish and Portuguese language tables for Spring 2021 have started to meet!

Language tables meet weekly on Zoom and are a great way to allow students to practice speaking in an informal setting with instructors, peers, and native Spanish and Portuguese speakers. Topics of conversation can range from current events and readings to...