12/18/2020 - Prof. Eduardo Ledesma has been awarded a National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship.
12/12/2020 - While we hope next year's party will be in person again, Profs. Meléndez and Bowles emceed a plethora of fun and festive activities, games and Maize gift card give aways.
12/09/2020 - The LAS Awards Committee selected our own Melanie Waters for the prestigious and highly competitive LAS Academic Professional Award. This award honors selected ac
- Ph.D. alumna Prof. Robin Ragan (faculty at Knox College) receives ACTFL Global Engagement Initiative Award
12/01/2020 - We are proud of our alumna Dr.
10/20/2020 - A stellar Spanish major, Sophie Isolde Luijten, receives a prestigious Illinois International Undergraduate Achievement Award.
10/01/2020 - One of our Spanish minors and a Latinx student, junior Alexis Perezchica is now serving as President for the Illinois Student Government.
- Jacopo Demarinis (minor in Spanish) receives Student Leadership Award from Immigration Services of Champaign-Urbana
10/01/2020 - Jacopo Demarinis, one of our Spanish minors and an intern for Immigration Services of Champaign-Urbana (ISCU) during the spring 2020 semester, received the Student Leadership Award, one of the C-U
08/30/2020 - This year's Spanish and Portuguese Fall Reception was a resounding success, and quite safe, as it was held via Zoom.
08/21/2020 - Because Spanish offers many options, putting all the pieces together can take a little work. We are happy to help you.
08/04/2020 - Mark your calendar!!! An event not to miss, tailored to our Spanish and Portuguese graduate students!
07/14/2020 - Our amazing Spanish undergraduate advisor, Tasha Robles , has been elected to the Council of Academic Professionals (CAP).
07/12/2020 - The 51st meeting of the Linguistic Symposium on Romance Languages (LSRL) hosted at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will take place April 29-May 1, 2021.
06/27/2020 - Professor Silvina Montrul has published yet another book, adding to a lengthy list of top-notch publications. Dr.
06/27/2020 - Professor Jill Jegerski has been awarded the Conrad Humanities Professorial Scholar award beginning in AY 2020-2021 and co