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Alumni Spotlight
October 20, 2017

Angelica Sánchez-Clark with her niece Sophia Sánchez.

What are you doing now/where are you

"I have been working for the National Park Service (NPS) as a linguist-historian, then historian, for the past ten years, first for the Spanish Colonial Re…


Cruzada de los libros perdidos
September 29, 2017

La cruzada de los libros perdidos / The Crusade of Lost Books is a worldwide initiative to promote reading. The event occurs on a specific date, distributing books around a given city inviting…


Alumni Spotlight
September 29, 2017

As we near the end of Homecoming 2017: Living La Vida Lobo, we would like to recognize Alumni Miguel Estrada.  Miguel is currently an Associate Professor, and Chair of English and Modern Lan…


Alumni Spotlight
September 15, 2017

This week on our Alumni Spotlight, we would like to recognize and congratulate Professor Colín on his accomplishments!

After completing his Ph.D studies at the University of New Mexico, Albuquer…


Alumni Spotlight
September 1, 2017

To kick off the new school year, we begin by saying welcome back.  This week we introduce the Alumni Spotlight of the week Daniel Abeyta. Abeyta graduated UNM with a BA in Spanish Literature and …


KUNM Podcast with Dr. Nogar and Dr. Lamadrid
June 21, 2017



Dr. Anna Nogar and Emeritus Professor Enrique Lamadrid interviewed with host Cristina Baccin on KUNM. Dr. Nogar and Dr. Lamadrid spoke about their book Sisters in Blue/Hermanas de azul: …


Dr. Nogar Receives Award for Project
June 21, 2017



Professor Anna Nogar has received an award for her project titled "El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro National Historic Trail Travel: Discover Our Shared Heritage Travel Itinerary and the Ft. L…


S&P PhD Candidate Awarded LAII Field Research Grant
May 5, 2017

Diego Bustos, PhD candidate in Spanish and Portuguese, has been awarded a LAII Field Research Grant for summer 2017. The grant provides funding for exploratory field research in Latin America an…


Sigma Delta Pi Initiation Ceremony
May 5, 2017

The Chapter Mu Alpha of Sigma Delta Pi in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese at the University of New Mexico held their third initiation ceremony Friday, April 28, 2017. Congratulations to the n…