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Prof Chats: Come Chat With Professors From The Spanish & Portuguese Department!

Published: February 7, 2019

New! Prof Chats Announcing a new opportunity for undergraduate students taking classes in Spanish & Portuguese to get to know their professors in a more informal setting than office hours.  Please feel most welcome to come and chat with us on any topics of importance to you. Come chat with a Spanish & Portuguese professor…

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Congratulations to Professor Barbara Fuchs for Taking a Leadership Role in Modern Language Association

Published: January 18, 2019

UCLA Newsroom Jessica Wolf | January 16, 2019 Barbara Fuchs, professor of Spanish and Portuguese in the UCLA College, has been elected second vice president of the Modern Language Association. Founded in 1883, the Modern Language Association of America provides opportunities for its members to share findings and teaching experiences with colleagues and to discuss trends in…

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Congratulations to Professor Susan Plann on Publishing her Book Entitled “Coming of Age in Madrid: An Oral History of Unaccompanied Moroccan Migrant Minors”

Published: December 10, 2018

Professor Susan Plann recently published the book Coming of Age in Madrid: An Oral History of Unaccompanied Moroccan Migrant Minors. It explores the lives of twenty-seven Moroccan youth who migrated to Madrid as unaccompanied minors through a longitudinal study. The stories told within this book add to the broader global implications regarding youth migration, integration, and…

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Register Now! Study Abroad Summer 2019

Published: November 14, 2018

Fulfill your major, minor or foreign language requirements abroad this summer! Dive into a unique experience by studying at one of the cities visited by the programs in the Spanish and Portuguese Department. For more information about the programs click here. Read an article by John Arboleda, UCLA Alumni Association Board member, Latin American Studies…

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EPIC Teaching Innovation Grant Awarded to Carla Suhr, Jimena Rodriguez and Stephen ‘Kip’ Tobin

Published: October 30, 2018

Carla Suhr, Jimena Rodriguez and Stephen ‘Kip’ Tobin have been awarded an EPIC Teaching Innovation Grant in order to carry out their project ‘Inclusive Gatherings at UCLA’ for the 2018-2019 school year. This project aims to facilitate cross-campus and inter-college collaboration in practical pedagogical development within the realm of inclusive and equitable classrooms. Informal gatherings will…

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