News

4 weeks ago
The 10th annual Tucson Humanities Festival features 10 events offering thought-provoking lectures, panels, readings and films by faculty and special guests, including poet and author Sandra Cisneros.   As new ideas develop and new...
1 month ago
On Thursday, September 12, 2019, approximately 100 undergrads taking classes in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese gathered on the University of Arizona Mall to be welcomed back to school by their instructors and the department staff. ...
3 months ago
Los Alamos, New Mexico native Carmella Scorcia Pacheco is off to do a Fellowship with the Latino Museum Studies Program at the Smithsonian Institution’s Center for Cultural Heritage and Folklife! Carmella is a PhD Student in the Spanish and...
5 months ago
Two of the UA's new cohort of 10 HSI Fellows come from the College of Humanities. Lynette Duran, College of Humanities Director of Academic Advising, and Lillian Gorman, Assistant Professor in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese, will...
5 months ago
Bryn Sharp, graduating with honors in Spanish and Latin American Studies, is one of two 2019 recipients of the prestigious Robie Gold Medal Award.Awarded at UA Commencement by the Dean of Students Office, the award was created by Wendell T. Robie of...
6 months ago
Professor Richard Kinkade's colleague at the Universidad de Sevilla, Joaquín Pérez Blanes, was recently elected to the Junta de Andalucía, Consejería de Educación y Deporte, Delegación Territorial...
8 months ago
The University of Arizona ranks among the top 10 universities in the nation for producing graduates with foreign language degrees.According to a new Chronicle of Higher Education analysis of U.S. Department of Education data for the 2016-17 academic...
9 months ago
Three College of Humanities professors are assuming leadership roles in the Modern Language Association and Association of Departments of Foreign Languages. German Studies Department Head Barbara Kosta was elected to the executive...
10 months ago
Congratulations to the College of Humanities’ Outstanding Senior for Winter 2018, Mely Bohlman! Bohlman graduates with a double major in Spanish and Environmental Science, and a minor in Sustainable Plant Systems. Active in undergraduate...
10 months ago
NEW COURSE ANNOUNCEMENT! SPAN 211: Building Peace and Memory from World War II to Latin America Spring 2019 | General Education Tier 2: Humanities | ONLINE  Professor: Dr. Kaitlin M. Murphy | kaitlinmmurphy@email.arizona.edu ...
1 year ago
An interview with Prof. Jaime Fatás Cabeza, Director of Translation and Interpretatin Program in the Heraldo
1 year ago
With the financial support of the Graduate College, the National Center for Interpretation awarded a graduate student fellowship to Hispanic Linguistics PhD Candidate Julio Fernández-Cordero Ciller for his project "...