May 22, 2023
Nicolas Zamora’s Oberlin experience prepared him for the classrooms of Spain.
Ana María Díaz Burgos Earns Excellence in Teaching Award
May 18, 2023
Díaz Burgos teaches Spanish language classes and early modern literature and culture courses in the Department of Hispanic Studies .
Students Find Creative Spanish Immersion in Oberlin’s Casa Hispánica
November 22, 2022
Maja Saveva '26
One of several affinity houses, Harvey House (aka La Casa Hispánica) appeals to native-Spanish speakers of Hispanic heritage and non-Hispanic students wanting to immerse themselves in a Spanish-speaking environment.
Mikaela de Lemos ’21 Receives Fulbright to Spain
May 18, 2022
Mikaela de Lemos wants to give back to the community that welcomed her when she studied abroad in 2020, even though the semester was cut short due to the pandemic.
Riley Davis '22 Receives Fulbright to Argentina
May 5, 2022
A double major in Hispanic studies and Latin American studies, Davis has demonstrated a passion for language and language-learning.
Sophomore Opportunity Leads to Published Research on A.I. in Cancer Studies
April 1, 2022
A published manuscript coauthored by Ella Halbert ’23 offers software tools that pathologists could use to assist with a tedious, yet necessary process in the study of disease.
Criminal Justice Reporter to Foreign Correspondent: Leila Miller ’16
November 22, 2021
Jane Hobson '22
Hispanic studies and politics major Leila Miller ’16 recently transitioned from criminal justice reporter to foreign correspondent at the Los Angeles Times. She recently moved to Mexico City to begin her new position covering the news in Mexico and Latin America.
Zoe Guiney ’21 Looks Forward to Exploring the Importance of Creative Expression in Communication
July 20, 2021
Zoe Guiney, a Hispanic studies and cinema studies major, graduated from Oberlin College with high honors in May. Her educational journey will continue in Mexico as a Fulbright recipient.
Fulbright ETA in Mexico Recipient to Provide Support to Asylum Seekers and Refugees
July 13, 2021
While serving as a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant in Mexico this fall, Johan Cavert ’20 also plans to provide support to asylum seekers and refugees.
Henry O’Connor ’24 Awarded Critical Language Scholarship
April 7, 2021
“In learning a language, you open your eyes and mind to a whole new world of opportunities and people,” says Henry O’Connor ’24. As a Critical Language Scholarship recipient, he will spend the summer immersed in Mandarin.