Spanish and Portuguese

Spanish and Portuguese

  • Spanish Summer Camps 2017, registration open
    3/10/2017
    The University Language Academy will offer: Spanish Summer Camps for children ages 4-9 at the Children’s Research Center. June and July, 5 days a week, morning (8:30-12:00), afternoon (1:30-5:00), or full-day sessions (8:30-5:00) AND Spanish Summer Camps for youth ages 10-13 at the University of Illinois main campus. Two 2-week-sessions in June, and one week in July 5 days a week, afternoon (1:30-5:00). To register online go to http://www.languageacademy.illinois.edu/programs/summer-camps/index.html. Registration by May 31 preferred. For more information, contact languageacademy@illinois.edu.
  • Tasha Robles awarded IlliAAC New Professional Award
    4/26/2017
    Tasha Robles has been awarded the IlliAAC Outstanding New Professional Award which recognizes excellence in advising as a new professional (1-3 years of advising experience) in our campus. The purpose of the IlliAAC (Illinois Academic Advising Committee) is to promote and develop quality academic advising at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. It is dedicated to supporting professional growth for academic advisers and advising.
  • Prof. L. Elena Delgado awarded Criticism and Interpretive Theory Senior Research Fellowship 2017-19
    4/13/2017
    Prof. L. Elena Delgado has been awarded the competitive Criticism and Interpretive Theory Senior Research Fellowship for the years 2017-19 to advance on her book project, "Habits of the Heart: Affective Attachments in the Public Sphere." The Unit will provide fellowship support to help Elena undertake the research necessary to completing the book.
  • Prof. Eduardo Ledesma recipient of Lincoln Excellence for Assistant Professors Award
    4/10/2017
    Prof. Eduardo Ledesma has been named the recipient of the LEAP Award (Lincoln Excellence for Assistant Professors). The competitive LEAP award was created as a way to foster excellence and recognize the impact assistant professors have in the College of LAS. Only five assistant professors are chosen each semester as LEAP Scholars in AY 2016-2017.
  • Madeline Decker awarded IPRH Undergraduate Student Prize
    4/14/2017
    Madeline Decker, double major in Spanish and English, has been awarded the IPRH Undergraduate Student Prize for her paper “What’s Love Got to Do with It: Intersections of the Personal and Political in The Bostonians and Obergefell v. Hodges”