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Alumni Spotlight
May 4, 2018

Emeritus Professor, Daniel Villa illuminates our Alumni Spotlight this week.  Prof. Villa, expresses his journey through the variety of Spanish he has encountered in New Mexico and his two new pr…


Graduate Students Receive LAII Awards
April 23, 2018

Pictured left to right: Miguel Roman, Thomas Goebel-Mahrle, Jennifer Arnason and Diego Bustos

The Spanish and Portuguese Department is proud to announce that four graduate students have been awarded LAII Fellowships!

MA candidates in Hispanic Linguistics, Miguel Roman and Thomas Goebel-Mahrle,…


Alumni Spotlight
March 23, 2018

This week S&P would like to recognize Benito Quintana.  Dr. Quintana graduated with his PhD in Hispanic Literature in 2005.  He is currently living in the state of Hawaii.  
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Alumni Spotlight
March 2, 2018

This week, Jennifer Dumont graces our Alumni Spotlight!  Jennifer graduated from UNM, with her PhD in Hispanic Linguistics in 2011, and is currently at Gettysburg College. 

"I'm currently an…


Alumni Spotlight
February 16, 2018

S&P would like to recognize Alumni Esther Brown, whom graduated in 2004 and is recepient the 2018 LAII Greenleaf Visiting Scholar award.    

*What are you doing now/where are you?

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