Professors Domínguez García (Universidad de Salamanca), Gregori-Signes (Universitat de València), and Román-Mendoza (George Mason University) will discuss the use of inclusive language in Spanish (lenguaje inclusivo) from three perspectives and their implications for the teaching of Spanish as a second language in the 21st century. (Colloquium will be conducted in Spanish on March 19, 2019 from 12:00 to 1:30 in Merten 1202).
What role does writing play in our lives? Professionals from three different fields (history, journalism, law) discuss the importance of writing in the 21st century. In Spanish and English. Thursday, March 29, from 12:00-1:15 PM
Professor Román-Mendoza, speaker at Universidad de Salamanca
How can you harness the power of instructional technologies for social change? Professor Román-Mendoza describes the use of instructional technologies in second language teaching and learning from a new perspective incorporating the principles of critical pedagogy.
The mood in EagleBank Arena was lively on May 18 and 19, as the College of Humanities and Social Sciences held its degree celebration ceremonies. Congratulations again to all of our graduates! We are pleased to welcome you to an impressive community of alumni, made only stronger by the class of 2017.
Luz will help students enrolled in 300- and 400-level courses with composing and editing academic essays in Spanish while encouraging them in the writing process. Professor Lisa Rabin will be providing Luz with mentoring. Please stay tuned for more details for the fall semester!
The College of Humanities and Social Sciences is pleased to announce the May 2017 degree celebrations will be led by two outstanding alumni: chief historian for the White House Historical Association, Edward Lengel, and Lt. Col. Suzanne Devlin, a former acting chief of police for the Fairfax County Police Department and the current supervisor of safety and security for Loudoun County Public Schools.