Monthly Archives: April 2021

Graduation Sashes For Sale!

Published: April 23, 2021

Dear S&P Graduating Seniors, Our Dept is happy to announce that we now have our Dept sash available in the online Graduation Store (Bruin Custom Print) for you to order. Order our Dept sash and patch here. At this link you will find the form to order your sash and also to add our Senior Class Seal Design patch…

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In memoriam: Shirley Arora, 90, professor emerita of Spanish and Portuguese

Published: April 20, 2021

Maxwell Gordy | April 20, 2021 Shirley Arora, professor emerita in the UCLA Department of Spanish and Portuguese, died March 23 in Lake Oswego, Oregon. She was 90. During her 37-year career at UCLA, Arora became the first woman to chair the Spanish and Portuguese department, a position she held for 10 years. She was a…

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Spring 2021 UCLA Department of Spanish and Portuguese Essay Contest!

Published: April 12, 2021

    Students in the Dept of Spanish & Portuguese are encouraged to submit an essay written for one of our courses for the opportunity to win a $250 scholarship! Deadline: Friday, May 7th, 2021 end-of-day  (Friday of Week 6) The Categories are: 1.- Richard Reeve Essay Prize— Essay on Spanish American literature or culture (written in Spanish or English)…

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Congratulations to Jaelen Cruz on Winning the 2021 Senior Class Design Award!

Published: April 2, 2021

“Congratulations to Jaelen Cruz on winning the 2021 Senior Class Seal Design Award!! – This seal is now available for purchase online via Bruin Custom Print to have it included in your Class of 2021 sash. Order our Dept Seal Design here: https://www.bruincustomprint.com/ucla_spanish_portuguese/shop/home ~ student short bio ~ B.A. Spanish, University of California, Los Angeles (2021)…

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