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Kara Morgan-Short and Kim Potowski to give plenaries at ITBE 2020

Kara Morgan-Short and Kim Potowski, both Professors of Hispanic Linguistics, will be plenary speakers at the upcoming annual convention of the Illinois Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages – Bilingual Education…

Sara Hall receives Award for Creative Activity

Sara Hall, Associate Professor of Germanic Studies and Director of the Moving Image Arts Program, has been selected to receive funding through the UIC Awards for Creative Activity Program for her project “Police Projections:…

David Miller publishes article in Bilingualism: Language and Cognition

David Miller, Assistant Professor of Hispanic Linguistics, recently published an article entitled “You win some, you lose some: Comprehension and event-related potential evidence for L1 attrition” in the journal Bilingualism: Language and Cognition. The…

Alumnus of the Spanish program named Rhodes Scholar

Sami Alahmadi, a 2018 UIC graduate in biological sciences and minor in Spanish, was recently selected as a Rhodes Scholar to represent Saudi Arabia. Sami will study at the University of Oxford where he…

Irene Finestrat awarded Provost’s Graduate Research Award

Irene Finestrat, PhD candidate in Hispanic Linguistics, has been awarded the Provost’s Graduate Research Award for the 2019-2020 academic year. The PGRA  supports multidisciplinary scholarship to expose students to varied research and creative fields. Irene’s award…