"With heritage language learners, we focus a lot on identity, on herencia (heritage); we incorporate those experiences from the home that they can bring into the conversations that we have in class." -Dr.
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On January 5th and 6th 2019, SPPO Graduate Student Elena Costello provided a 16 hour, two day training to 60 repatriated Mexican-Americans/Dreamers in Mexico on becoming bilingual bicultural Medical Interpreters.
Associate Professor Paloma Martinez-Cruz was selected to be a guest on the Voices of Excellence from the College of Arts and Sciences podcast.
PORT 4597.02: Movies from Brazil, Portugal, Angola, and Mozambique
This course will examine how film in the contemporary Portuguese-speaking world (e.g., Brazil, Portugal, Angola, Mozambique) reflects on race, gender, ethnicity, and multiculturalism.