Language and Identity Against All Odds: Judeo-Spanish in Istanbul and New York City

Dr. Rey Romero (University of Houston-Downtown) will address the role of language in society and the incidence of sociopolitical contexts in language development and use, with a focus on language shift, language and identity, and language maintenance. Dr. Romero is an Associate Professor of Spanish (Ph.D., Georgetown University) at The University of Houston-Downtown. In addition […]

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Dr. Corbalán’s latest co-edited book, “Todos a movilizarse: Protesta y activismo social en la España del siglo XXI”

Dr. Ana Corbalán completed her latest co-edited (with María José Hellín) book, Todos a movilizarse: Protesta y activismo social en la España del siglo XXI. Published by Anthropos.  https://www.anthropos-editorial.com/DETALLE/TODOS-A-MOVILIZARSE-DA-008 […]

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Spanish Program to host Spanish Clubs Convention SC 18

For many years the Spanish Program has proudly hosted the Spanish Convention, which is organized in conjunction with La Federación de los Círculos del Español de Alabama (FCEA). The Spanish Convention brings together Alabama high school Spanish clubs for a fun day of competitions and events every spring. High school students have the opportunity to see […]

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City of Northport names Rafael Alvarez for “Education Leader of the Year” award

Congratulations to Rafael Alvarez of the Spanish section on his recent City of Northport Education Leader of the Year Award announced in the Tuscaloosa News. His translating, interpreting, and support for the community are well recognized by Northport and the West Alabama Chamber of Commerce! Source: http://www.tuscaloosanews.com/news/20171008/lend-hand-five-honored-for-contributions-to-community […]

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