While Spanish is a minoritized language here in the U.S., throughout much of the Americas, Spanish is the majority language and has been displacing indigenous languages at an increasing rate. Recently, in Dr. Faber's SPAN 779, Bilingualism and Cognition course, students began examining language ideologies and the relationship between language and nation states. On April... Continue Reading →
Dr. Valentín-Rivera is an Associate Professor of Spanish, Second Language Acquisition, and Linguistics. She is also the Director of our annual summer study abroad program in Mexico, "Spanish and Culture in Mexico, with K-State Faculty and Students" TEACHING: While at K-State Dr. Valentín-Rivera has mainly taught SPAN 410 (Composition and Grammar), SPAN 580 (Introduction to... Continue Reading →
M.A. student Hannah Harker and Assistant Professor of Spanish, Dr. Andie Faber each presented their research at the Hispanic Linguistics Symposium in El Paso, October 24-26.
Dr. Andie Faber is Assistant Professor of Spanish, Hispanic Linguistics, and Second Language Acquisition (SLA) Dr. Faber joined the Department of Modern Languages this Fall 2019 - learn about the exciting projects and perspectives she is bringing to #KStateSpanish below... and be sure to welcome her to K-State when you see her around Eisenhower Hall... Continue Reading →
#KStateSpanish graduate student Hannah Harker, who graduates in December 2019 with an MA in Spanish-Second Language Acquisition (SLA), was recently awarded a Fulbright Grant to teach English in Montevideo, Uruguay, beginning in spring 2020. Fulbright Teaching Awards are very competitive, and this year TWO students in our Modern Languages Department won them. The other, Sarah... Continue Reading →