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Faculty Spotlight

Gisela Heffes
Gisela Heffes

Gisela Heffes joined our faculty in July, 2009.  She graduated from Yale University in 2007, with a Ph.D. in Latin America literature.  

For further information see her brief bio.


Student Spotlight

Amelia Min-Venditti spotlight
Amelia Min-Venditti spotlight
Major Amelia Min-Venditti worked for Dr. Holland in the EEB department doing ecology research in Sonora, Mexico.  Not only did she get to pursue her biological interests, but she got to practice her Spanish with Mexican co-workers and people in the community.  She also created several bi-lingual Environmental/Educational posters, for the school children, that are on display in Sonora!

Events

September 24
Idelber Avelar - Lecture
Rice University
6100 Main St
Houston, Texas
USA

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News

Entre Líneas, student magazine (Rice News, Aug 2012)

Upcoming Talks by faculty

Spanish Resource Center, Est. 6/09

Latin American Studies Major Approved!!!!

Spring break 2012 CUBA trip!

Prof. Duno receives Honorable Mention 2012 Research Award

Prof. Jose Aranda wins Brown Teaching Award!

Current Courses

Course Spotlights »

Masterlist of courses »

Fall 2013 Schedule »

Publications

MIRADAS by LDG
Description (pdf)

Las Cuidades (Heffes)
Description (pdf)

For more publication information view each faculty members bio, via the faculty list  (click on their names).