Friday, Apr 29, 2022
by Patrizia D'Adamo
“Every Day the River Changes: Four Weeks Down the Magdalena” traces SPO Class of 2019 graduate Jordan Salama’s voyage along Colombia’s most important river and exemplifies the opportunities students have to pursue their passions at Princeton. Trips to Cuba, Spain and Portugal as part of his Princeton courses fueled Salama’s penchant for...
Friday, May 13, 2022
SPO 2021 alum Alvin Synarong decided to pursue the English Teaching Assistant award as a direct result of his coursework in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese during which he had ample time to explore the Portuguese-speaking world. Alvin reflects, "Suddenly, I found myself enamored with another language, and many doors were opened thanks to...
Wednesday, May 11, 2022

On May 4th and 5th SPO seniors defended their theses presenting compelling arguments which were followed by thought provoking discussions on various interesting and relevant research topics. Check out SPO Facebook page for images captured during the defenses - SPO Facebook page.

Wednesday, May 11, 2022

On May 6, Rubens Riol, a first year Ph.D. student of SPO, presented his paper “Oh Dear… You’re Pregnant!

Wednesday, May 11, 2022
by Anais Holgado-Lage

On Wednesday March 16th, the awarded Colombian author and illustrator Canizales virtually returned to Princeton to join the students in SPA 207 this semester, taught by instructors Anais Holgado Lage and Juan Diego Pérez, and have a conversation about his graphic novel, "Amazona" and some of his other publications.

Monday, May 9, 2022
The panel focused on the constructs of identity, imagined communities, and language ideologies in educational and sociopolitical contexts.
Monday, May 9, 2022

Raquel Mattson-Prieto, in collaboration with Rachel Showstack (Wichita State University) recently published an empirical study, “Are There Any Mexicans...

Friday, May 6, 2022
by Danielle Ranucci

In the coming months, Princeton undergraduate Danielle Ranucci will be using her language skills to help empower people through storytelling.

Monday, May 2, 2022
by Danielle Ranucci
Peruvian social entrepreneur speaks to Princeton SPO students about opportunities for Latin-American women in the field of technology!