News & Events

  • Congratulations to Paul Carranza and Antonio Gomez for Winning the 2019 Aggar Award

    The Apgar Award recognizes and supports innovative teaching initiatives that cross traditional academic boundaries. The award is aimed at team-taught, interdisciplinary courses, particularly those offered by faculty at an early stage of their careers and particularly faculty in the Arts and Humanities. A gift from Mahlon Apgar, IV D'62 and Sarah Tipper Apgar, Tu'11 made this award possible. The...

  • Congratulations to the graduating majors and minors in Spanish and Portuguese. We would love to have you with us in Hanover to celebrate your achievements as we normally do each Spring. But, what a year! We all had to adapt very quickly to an unexpected situation, given the challenges that the pandemic posed to students, professors and staff across campus. But here we are, in June, wishing we could all overcome the current situation and that you are able to soon fulfill your...

  • Congratulations to Professor Jorge Quintana-Navarrete who has won an honorary mention for best article in the humanities at LASA's Mexico section for his article "Biopolítica y vida inorgánica: la plasmogenia de Alfonso Herrera"

  • One of this year’s two keynote speakers is Kianny Antigua, a senior lecturer in Spanish, and a poet, translator, and fiction writer for both children and adults. Antigua has won many awards, including first place at the International Latino Book Awards for Most Inspirational Children’s Picture Book, Bilingual, in 2018. Her work has been published in anthologies, literary magazines, newspapers, and textbooks.

    At 7 p.m...


    Gala includes a keynote address by Professor Kianny N. Antigua followed by a live DJ & music, dancing, food, photos, and fun. Join us!

  • This conference will celebrate the life and work of renowned Hispanist George Ticknor ‘1807, as well as
    his scholarly legacy. His love for classical and modern languages started at Dartmouth in 1805-07. He
    completed his education with one of the most influential literary historians of the day, Friedrich
    Bouterwek at University of Göttingen in Germany (1814-1818). After travelling to France, Spain and
    Portugal, Ticknor returned to the US to become the first Professor of...

  • Come for the presentation of the book, "El Carca del Gusto en Mexico: Productos, Saberes e historias del Patrimonio Gatronomico." Thursday, October 21st 7PM at La Casa. 42 College Street, Hanover.

  • La Casa with the support of Leslie Center and LLC planned a series of activities and workshops around -Latinx month- and November 1st and 2nd “Day of the Dead.” The purpose is to provide an opportunity for students and community members to understand and learn about social justice through the Day of  the Dead celebration

    This year the ofrendas at Baker Library will be dedicated to commemorate indigenous women and women in general, victims of “feminicidio”...

  • During their stay in São Paulo, LSA+ students captured their experiences through creative writing. Also, they collectively constructed a visual narrative of their time in Brazil as part of a photograph workshop led by photographer Rafael Roncato. As a culminating experience, they put all this fabulous material together in a publication titled Quatro cavaleiros no Brasil (Four...