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The Department of Spanish & Portuguese Studies is committed to the production and transmission of knowledge of the Spanish and Portuguese languages and the literatures and cultures of Spain, Portugal, Latin America, and U.S. Latinos.
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News

Ana Gómez-Bravo created a class about Spanish food and culture a few years ago as a way to teach the language, but found no appropriate textbook for... Read more
The Instituto Cervantes and the Department of Spanish and Portuguese jointly organized a workshop entitled Qué, cómo y cuándo enseñar gramática en la clase de ELE, which took place last... Read more
The University of Washington College of Education is offering a new bilingual teaching certificate program, starting June 2018.  Through the College of Education scholarship program, Project B.E.C.A... Read more
A bank whose business model discourages growth. One of the most famous (and mysterious) wineries in the world. The biggest e-learning platform in Europe. A select group of students from the... Read more
Senior Lecturer Inma Raneda-Cuartero was honored during the First Quarter of the UW vs. Cal game on Saturday, October 7th.  Raneda-Cuartero and her fellow 2017 Distinguished Teaching Award recipients... Read more
“Even before I started my studies, the Department of Spanish & Portuguese Studies has been a welcoming and intellectually stimulating environment,” said Erin McCoy, who completed her MA in... Read more

Events

Feb 2
Department Meeting
2:30pm to 4:00pm: HUB 238
Mar 2
Department Meeting
2:30pm to 4:00pm: HUB 238

Study Abroad

Fall semester, spring semester, or a 1-year program for advanced students (SPAN 301 level & above)
Next offered: Autumn 2018
For students who have completed SPAN 103, 123, 134, or students who have placed into SPAN 201 or 202
Next offered: Spring 2018

Contact Us

University of Washington
C-104 Padelford Hall
Box 354360
Seattle, WA 98195-4360

Phone: (206) 543-2020
Fax: (206) 685-7054
Email: spsuw@uw.edu
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