01/10/2019 - Melissa Bowles’ proposal “The Bilingual Advantage Starts at Home: Raising Awareness of the Benefits of Home Language Maintenance Among Illinois Teachers and Families” has been one of the 14 p
- Prof. Melissa Bowles Awarded Presidential Initiative to Celebrate the Impact of the Arts and the Humanities competition
12/03/2018 - We are very proud to announce that our alumnus, Dr.
10/18/2018 - Prof. L.
09/11/2018 - 1st prize: Juan Suárez Ontaneda ( Street musicians singing 'El Amor amor,' perhaps the oldest Vallenato song available through written records, during the inauguration of the 2018 Festival de Leyenda Vallenata at the Alfonso López Michelsen square, Valledupar, Colombia)
08/27/2018 - Ann Abbott, Director of Undergraduate Studies at the Department of Spanish and Portuguese, was selected to give the convocation speech at the New Student Convocation for all incoming freshmen in the State Farm Center in August.
08/14/2018 - Tasha Robles has recently been awarded the “University Advisor of the Year” award by the Hermandad de Sigma Iota Alpha.
07/06/2018 - Jessica Romero, major in Spanish and Portuguese (B.A. 2018), has been the recipient of the prestigious and very competitive Fulbright U.S.
06/27/2018 - Prof.
06/02/2018 - Prof. L. Elena Delgado has been selected as a University Scholar for 2018-2019.
05/16/2018 - Prof. Eduardo Ledesma has been awarded the 2018 Campus Distinguished Promotion Award.
04/25/2018 - Liz Moreno Chuquen, a PhD student in the department of Spanish and Portuguese, is this year's recipient of the Douglas A. Kibbee Prize. The Douglas A.
04/16/2018 - Ann Abbott recently published a piece in the Chicag
04/13/2018 - Emily DiFilippo has been selected as a co-winner of the prize for best graduate student research (IPRH Prizes for Resarch in the Humanities), for her article entitled “Post-Op in the Real Wor