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Recent News

August 5, 2020

Incoming SPPO PhD student, Marcia Macedo, is a well-known online Portuguese instructor. She has a YouTube channel, Português com Marcia Macedo, with over 300 educational videos on Portuguese…

July 30, 2020

SPPO faculty member and Arts & Humanities Distinguished Professor, Dr. Frederick Luis Aldama, was recently interviewed by Daniel Olivas of the Los Angeles Review of Books to discuss his new…

July 24, 2020

"Buckeyes Abroadcasts" is a new podcast brought to listeners by education abroad experts at Ohio State! It shares information about nearly everything related to education abroad programs. The…

July 8, 2020

We are delighted to announce that SPPO Graduate Student, Melissa Nieves Rivera, has been awarded the prestigious National Science Foundation Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement (…

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