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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…

Alumni Spotlight
May 5, 2017

Alejandrina graduated from the S&P Department in December 2016 with an MA in Hispanic Literature. Ms. Padilla is now working at the National Institute of Flamenco planning the organization’s 30t…

Dr. Quinn To Be Keynote Speaker at UNLV
April 24, 2017

Professor Mary Quinn has accepted an invitation to be a keynote speaker for the symposium “Cervantes in the Wild West: Vices and Virtues Cervantes en el oeste salvaje: vicios y virtudes”.…

Portuguese Students Traveling to Brazil
April 21, 2017

Five Portuguese students will be spending their summer in Rio de Janeiro through the LAII summer FLAS Fellowship. The Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship is available to students thro…