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Spanish and Portuguese, Deparment of Languages, Literatures and Cultures

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About Supporting SpanPort

Students choose to major within the Spanish & Portuguese unit becasue they realize just how crucial it is to know another language in our current global economy. Whether it be with Spanish, Portuguese or even Catalan, our faculty are dedicated to furthering student development through communication.

Making a donation to SpanPort is quick and easy, but is guaranteed to have a huge impact on the future of our program. From funding graduate students in their pursuit of higher education, to purchasing pizza for our lecture series, any amount of money will help us to continue breaking boundries, expanding horizons, and challenging the status-quo.

What does your support do?


$20 donation Fund a session in the Café Series
$30 donation Fund a session of our newly organized Spanish Culture Club
$50 donation Fund flyers to advertise for our Spanish & Portuguese Undergraduate Majors
$60 donation Help fund pizza for a session of our Catalan Film Festival
$100 donation Contribute towards food for our Annual Graduate Student Orientation Barbeque
$250 donation Contributions towards the honorarium of a guest speaker in Lecture Series
$500 donation Contributions towards airfare for a Graduate Student presentation at a national conference.
$750 donation Contributions towards airfare & Lodging for a Graduate Student presentation at a national conference.
$1,000 donation Contributions towards airfare for a Graduate Student Presentation at an international conference.
$1,500 donation Contributions towards airfare & Lodging for a Graduate Student presentation at an international conference.
$2,000 donation Towards a one-day conference.
$4,000 donation Towards a multi-day conference with several guest speakers
$6,000 donation Sponsorships towards a Visiting Professor course for one semester.
$8,000 donation Contributions towards a Teaching Assistant grant for one semester.
$12,000 donation Sponsorships towards Visiting Professor courses for an entire academic year.
$16,000 donation Contributions towards a Teaching Assistant grant for and entire academic year.

Thank You!

The students and faculty of the Spanish & Portuguese Program would like to thank the following individuals and their donations, this past semester, towards our program.

  • Dr. Barbara D. Lopez-Mayhew (Graduate Alum)
  • Dr. Isabel Alvarez (Graduate Alum)
  • Dr. Joyce A. Haggerty (Graduate Alum)
  • Dr. Magda C. DeMoor (Graduate Alum)
  • Dr. Stephen B. Hawes (Graduate Alum)
  • Miss Kathleen J. Higgins (Undergraduate Alum)
  • Miss Kathleen J. Higgins (Alum)
  • Mr. Carlo Buzzi (Parent)
  • Mr. Francois Steiger (Parent)
  • Mr. Francois Steiger (Parent)
  • Mr. Matthew R. Wimmer (Undergraduate Alum)
  • Mr. Maximilian L. Lom (Alum)
  • Mr. Onri R. Noel (Undergraduate Alum)
  • Mr. Onri R. Noel (Alum)
  • Mr. Richard W. Johnson (Alum)
  • Mr. Soungho Park (Alum)
  • Mr. Steven E. Malley (Alum)
  • Mr. Thomas G. Vichich (Parent)
  • Mrs. Eileen M. Daley (Undergraduate Alum)
  • Mrs. Eileen M. Daley (Alum)
  • Mrs. Julaine H. Rosner (Alum)
  • Mrs. Julaine H. Rosner (Alum)
  • Mrs. Karen Ram (Graduate Alum)
  • Mrs. Marguerite P. Bailey (Alum)
  • Mrs. Mildred Seigel (Graduate Alum)
  • Mrs. Mildred Seigel (Graduate Alum)
  • Mrs. Noemi M. Pereira (Alum)
  • Mrs. Sheira S. Rosenfield (Alum)
  • Mrs. Sheryl Ann Elkins (Undergraduate Alum)
  • Mrs. Sheryl Ann Elkins (Alum)
  • Mrs. Susan V. Smith (Graduate Alum)
  • Ms. Ana Sousa (Parent)
  • Ms. Angela Cabral (Parent)
  • Ms. Beatriz Pariente-Beltran (Graduate Alum)
  • Ms. Dana L. Marnane (Alum)
  • Ms. Heidi Lovato (Parent)
  • Ms. Jennifer K. Hazelton (Undergraduate Alum)
  • Ms. Jennifer K. Hazelton (Alum)
  • Ms. Katherine I. Sinkoski (Alum)
  • Ms. Kathleen Sedlak O'Brien (Alum)
  • Ms. Lisa M. Hodnicki (Graduate Alum)
  • Ms. Lisa M. Hodnicki (Graduate Alum)
  • Ms. Margaret N. Henry (Alum)
  • Ms. Marie A. Lococo (Graduate Alum)
  • Ms. Melanie R. Poudrier (Graduate Alum)
  • Ms. Nancy B. Alberico (Undergraduate Alum)
  • Ms. Nancy B. Alberico (Alum)
  • Ms. Pamela B. Greene (Graduate Alum)
  • Ms. Pamela B. Greene (Graduate Alum)
  • Ms. Sunhee Park (Parent)
  • Ms. Tricia Yacovone (Undergraduate Alum)
  • Ms. Victoria S. Kahan (Alum)
  • Ms. Yan Xu (Graduate Alum)
  • Professor Barbara Zecchi (Faculty)
  • Professor Frank C. Fagundes (Faculty)
  • Professor Margara Russotto (Faculty)

We would also like to thank the following programs that have helped fund our Lecture Series and many other events.

  • the Linguistics Department
  • the Center for Latin American, Caribbean and Latino Studies
  • the Modern European Studies Program
  • the Spanish Department at Smith College
  • the Spanish, Latin@, Latin American Studies Department at Mount Holyoke College
  • the Interdepartmental Program in Film Studies