¡Bienvenidas/os! Welcome to the Spanish program!
You already know that speaking Spanish can be an asset, whatever you want to do after graduation. A Spanish major can open many more doors for your future. Whatever your interests may be, the exciting courses we offer in Spanish American, U.S. Latina/o, and Spanish culture, linguistics, literature, translation, creative writing and language will help you achieve your goals.
Bem-Vind@! Welcome! With over 230 million speakers, Portuguese is the 6th most widely-spoken language in the world and is the official language of eight countries. Portuguese is important for business, diplomacy and development, and the arts! Learning Portuguese will give you marketable skills as well as access to rich cultural traditions, literature, and film. Venha para o Português!
The University of Iowa is thrilled to announce that Kristine L. Munoz, a professor in the Departments of Spanish and Portuguese and communication studies, has been selected as a Fulbright Scholar to Colombia for the 2020-21 academic year.
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The Sawyer Seminar, Imagining Latinidades: Articulations of National Belonging, is a project of the University of Iowa’s Latina/o Studies Program, the Oberman Center for Advanced Studies, and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Click below to learn more.
Iowa Literaria es la revista web del programa MFA en Escritura Creativa del Departamento de Español y Portugués de la Universidad de Iowa.