Visiting Nahuatl instructors offer a glimpse into their living indigenous culture while also teaching verb conjugation and grammatical rules for possession to students enrolled in the summer Nahuatl program at the University of Utah.
In spring 2018, the Center for Latin American Studies (CLAS) at the University of Utah successfully secured a federal STARTALK grant from the National Security Agency to fund summer teacher and student programs for the study of Portuguese.
Chemist, researcher, and most fluent non-native speaker of Nahuatl in the U.S., Brisa is graduating with a bachelor of arts degree in Latin American studies and a bachelor of science degree in chemistry.
Christopher T. Lewis, Assistant Professor of Portuguese & Brazilian Studies in the Department of World Languages & Cultures, is the winner of the 2018 Ramona W. Cannon Award for Teaching Excellence in the Humanities.
4pm - 5pm
GCSC Seminar:“Water in the Critical Zone: How Soils Control Flows and Chemistry in the Terrestrial Water Cycle,” Gabriel Bowen Professor, Geology and Geophysics, University of Utah
Aline Wilmot Skaggs Biology Building (ASB)
7pm - 9pm
Tanner Center for Human Rights Lecture Series
Utah Museum of Fine Arts (UMFA)