SPO Concentrator Peter Schmidt '20 was recently named a 2019 Arthur Liman Fellow in Public Interest Law selected by The Princeton University Program in Law and Public Affairs (LAPA). In total, LAPA named five undergraduates as fellows following a competitive application based upon their demonstrated commitment to public service through past and current activities.
- Thursday, Feb 21, 2019
- Tuesday, Feb 19, 2019
By Julie Clack
On February 7, Professor Díaz-Quiñones received the Pace Center for Civic Engagement’s Faculty Service Award. The award is given each year to Princeton University faculty who, according to the Pace Center’s website, “have demonstrated an extraordinary commitment to service and social justice that transcends the classroom.”
- Monday, Feb 18, 2019
- Monday, Feb 4, 2019
Visiting Professor Marília Librandi created a website with the undergraduate students of her seminar “Indigenous Brazil.” The website features short essays written in Portuguese by the students on various indigenous groups, info and images from guest lecturers who visited the seminar, poems etc.
View the website here.
- Wednesday, Dec 19, 2018
Flora Thomson-DeVeaux ’13 recently defended her dissertation titled "Toward a New Translation of Memórias Póstumas de Brás Cubas” at Brown University for her Ph.D. in Portuguese and Brazilian Studies. In addition to her dissertation, Flora has continued to work as a professional translator as well as an independent researcher in Rio.
- Tuesday, Dec 4, 2018
- Monday, Nov 19, 2018
Kate Reed ’19, was recently awarded a Rhodes Scholarship for graduate study at the University of Oxford. Reed is a Spanish certificate student as well as an undergraduate course assistant with the department.
At Oxford, Reed plans to pursue the M.Phil. in Development Studies.
To read more, click here.
- Thursday, Nov 15, 2018
Sophia Nuñez has successfully defended her dissertation “Bodies and Books in the Early Modern Hispanic World.”
- Monday, Oct 1, 2018
- Wednesday, Sep 19, 2018
The Department of Spanish and Portuguese is pleased to announce that we have two Undergraduate Course Assistants: Kate Reed (Spanish and Portuguese) and Kathryn Phipps (Spanish). Language tutoring sessions will begin the week of September 24th.