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
06/12/2020 - Several of our amazing recent graduates and current students in Spanish and Portuguese have received highly prestigious awards
06/05/2020 - As Head of the Department of Spanish and Portuguese, I would like to take this moment to express that as a community we stand against injustice, prejudice and in
05/19/2020 - Two of our PhD students, Ane Icardo Isasa and Teresa Greppi, have been recognized by the Illinois News Bureau for their campus-level teaching awards this year.
05/18/2020 - As the academic year 2019-20 comes to a close, Professor Mariselle Meléndez, Head of Spanish and Portuguese, created a video presentation to honor everyon
05/18/2020 - These YouTube Videos will give you a sense for the University of Illinois and the Champaign-Urbana micro-urban region.
- PhD student Eider Etxebarria-Zuluaga (Spanish Linguistics) awarded NSF Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Award
05/18/2020 - We are thrilled to announce that PhD student Eider Etxebarria-Zuluaga (Spanish Linguistics) has been awarded the prestigious NSF Doctoral Dissertation
05/15/2020 - Our graduate student in Literatures and Cultures Mónica Lugo (PhD Spanish) has accepted a position as Spanish Instructor
05/15/2020 - Our world-class researcher Professor Silvina Montrul has been awarded a highly prest
05/09/2020 - Wonderful news for Spanish and Portuguese: Provost Andreas Cangellaris has recommended to Chancellor Robert Jones the promotion of Professor Irigoyen to
05/08/2020 - Professor Eduardo Ledesma has been awarded a Unit for Criticism & Interpretive Theory Senior Fellowship for the years 2020-22, for hi