SPO's end of the year reception was held on Friday May 11, 2018. During the event, graduate student Charlie Hankin was presented with the 2018 Arcadio Díaz-Quiñones Prize for excellence in teaching by a graduate student in the department.
SPO concentrators Cecilia Hsu and Peter Schmidt and certificate student Joe McGrath selected as international Streicker Fellows
Monday, May 14, 2018
Cecilia Hsu, Peter Schmidt and Joe McGrath have recently been selected as international Streicker Fellows by Princeton’s Office of International Programs. In total, fifteen Princeton undergraduates have been selected and will pursue internships and conduct research abroad this summer.
Friday, May 11, 2018
The recent edition of 80grados features the published dossier of "The Future of the Puerto Rican Body" colloquium which was held on March 9, 2018. The piece by Arturo Massol, in Spanish, is also the leading article.
Thursday, May 10, 2018
Nine students have been named winners of the 2018 Spirit of Princeton Award, honoring Princeton University undergraduates for positive contributions to campus life.
Thursday, May 10, 2018
SPO lecturers recently launched a new website to showcase and promote their work both inside and outside the university. Visitors can find a variety of class projects, community engagement events, presentations, publications, etc. that relate both to their teaching and research interests.
Monday, May 7, 2018
The Program in Latin American Studies (PLAS) at Princeton University is seeking to host members of the academic and artistic communities of Puerto Rico as visitors at Princeton University in the summer of 2018.
Thursday, May 3, 2018
This spring, Professor Angel Loureiro is retiring from the Department of Spanish and Portuguese. A scholar of modern and contemporary Spain with interests in photography and film, Loureiro has taught courses on topics ranging from “History and Memory in Contemporary Spanish Culture” to “Work and Love, Play and Politics in Spanish Cinema.”
Sociolinguist Cesar Cumbe visits Princeton on a trip cosponsored by French and Italian and Spanish and Portuguese
Tuesday, May 1, 2018
In April, the Department of French and Italian and the Department of Spanish and Portuguese cosponsored Cesar Cumbe’s week-long visit to Princeton with the help of the 250th Anniversary Fund for Innovation in Undergraduate Education.
Monday, Apr 30, 2018
Salama’s radio story about private railroad cars recently aired on NPR's All Things Considered. The audio and transcript can be accessed here.
Thursday, Apr 26, 2018
On April 5th, there was a special screening of the film "The Eyes of the Journey"/"Los Ojos del Camino". The screening was co-sponsored by the Department of Spanish and Portuguese and the Program in Latin American Studies.