Do you know?
Our undergraduate majors:
- participate in our study abroad programs in France, Spain, Peru, and Italy.
- are enrolled in the Honors College.
- have gone to graduate schools at the University of Texas-Austin and at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, among other schools.
- have gone to medical and law schools.
- have gone to school overseas: The London School of Economics, for example.
- work in public and private schools; in government; for NGOs; for international organizations, and in business.
Our graduate students:
- have delivered papers at conferences.
- have published articles and book reviews in good journals.
- all have jobs in very good universities, such the University of Arizona, for example.
- are department chairs, deans, and provosts.
- have authored many books, and articles.
- are keynote speakers at major national and international conferences.
- are filmmakers.
- have received prestigious awards and fellowships.
“Lydia Cabrera’s Yemayá y Ochún: A Transatlantic Journey"
A LECTURE BY
JULIA CUERVO HEWITT
I am extremely saddened to inform you of the death of our dear friend and colleague Dr. Flore Zephir who loyally served our department and the University for over 29 years.
Dr. Béa Gallimore, Dr. Carol Lazzaro-Weis and Dr. Michael Ugarte retire after many years of dedicated service to students in the department of Romance Languages and Literatures and the College of Arts and Science at the University of Missouri.
Béa Gallimore received the 2012 President’s Faculty Award for Cross-Cultural Engagement. The surprise announcement was made to her on April 3, 2012 by Dr. Christa Weisbrook from the President’s Office.