The Department of Romance Languages is pleased to offer several substantial departmental scholarships available for students in the 2014/15 academic year. RL scholarships are open to current UO undergraduate and graduate students in the Romance Languages Department. Undergraduate students must be declared majors or minors in the Romance Languages Department at the time of application.
Dr. Nathalie Hester presents Armchair Travel from Italy to the “New World” This unique event brought to you by the Oregon Rare Books Initiative (ORBI). It will be held in the Paulson Reading Room in the Knight Library on Wednesday December 11th at 4:45pm.
ORBI is a new research and interest group promoting the study of the history of the book at UO. For more information visit blogs.uoregon.edu/orbi/.
Nagore Sedano is a first year Ph.D. student in Romance Languages and Literatures at our Department. She just graduated last year with an M.A. in Foreign Languages and Literatures at the University of Nevada, Reno.
In 2007, when she was still an undergraduate at the University of the Basque Country (Spain), Nagore studied one year abroad at the University of Worcester (England). She was then introduced to the art and craft of teaching languages. Upon graduation in 2008, she received a fellowship from USAC to conduct research at California State University, where she also worked as a Spanish teaching assistant and magazine writer. Sedano has also worked in Idaho, as a Spanish Visiting Scholar, and in Switzerland as a news analyst.
Nagore’s research interests include, among others, Critical Theory, Basque American literature, Transatlantic Studies, and Contemporary Spanish Literature and Film.