Tag Archives: Department of Hispanic Studies

Hispanic Studies Student Focus, February 2024: Ms. Sophie Faughnan

Hispanic Studies Student Focus, February 2024: Ms. Sophie Faughnan HISP’s Student Focus for February 2024 is Ms. Sophie Faughnan. A double major in Spanish and Psychology with a minor in Education, Ms. Faughnan is yet another shining example of the impressive sorts of students that Hispanic Studies attracts; well-rounded individuals who enthusiastically seek to expand […]

Hispanic Studies Faculty Focus, February 2024: Prof. Carmen de los Ángeles del Rey

Hispanic Studies Faculty Focus, February 2024: Prof. Carmen de los Ángeles del Rey HISP’s Faculty Focus for February of 2024 is Prof. Carmen de los Ángeles del Rey. A member of Hispanic Studies since the fall of 2023, Prof. de los Ángeles del Rey’s impressive curriculum details the breadth of experience—both educational and professional—that she […]

Hispanic Studies Faculty Focus, December 2023: Dr. Carmen Grace

Hispanic Studies Faculty Focus, December 2023: Dr. Carmen Grace For its last Faculty Focus of 2023, Hispanic Studies is fortunate to be able to spotlight Associate Professor, Dr. Carmen Grace. Arriving at the College of Charleston in the fall of 2011 with a doctorate in “Medieval, Renaissance and Baroque Literature from the prestigious Ohio State […]

Hispanic Studies Student Focus, December 2023: Ms. Emily Cox

Hispanic Studies Student Focus, December 2023: Ms. Emily Cox Hispanic Studies is most pleased to be able to feature Ms. Emily Cox as its final Student Focus of 2023. Having just completed her first semester at the College of Charleston, Emily has wasted no time in laying the foundations for her future professional and personal […]

Hispanic Studies Student Focus, November 2023: William Helfgott

Hispanic Studies Student Focus, November 2023: William Helfgott Hispanic Studies is proud to feature Mr. William Helfgott as its Student Focus for November of 2023. For anyone who wonders whether it is possible to pair a Spanish major with another rigorous course of study, William Helfgott is an excellent example of an emphatic answer in […]

Hispanic Studies Faculty Focus, November 2023: Ms. Hunter Newman

Hispanic Studies Faculty Focus, November 2023: Ms. Hunter Newman Hispanic Studies’ Faculty Focus for November of 2023 is Ms. Hunter Newman. Ms. Newman, who joined Hispanic Studies’ community of talented professors as an Adjunct Lecturer in Spanish in the fall of 2023, comes to the department with an impressive educational background, which includes a B.A. […]

HISP Faculty Focus, October 2023: Dr. Carl Wise

  HISP Faculty Focus, October 2023: Dr. Carl Wise Hispanic Studies’ Faculty Focus for October 2023 is Dr. Carl Wise. Dr. Wise, who received his doctorate in Romance Languages from the University of Georgia, has been a permanent member of the Department of Hispanic Studies since 2015. Since that time, he has parlayed his research […]

HISP Student Focus, October 2023: Ms. Isa Pinchevski

HISP Student Focus, October 2023: Ms. Isa Pinchevski HISP is proud to present its Student Focus for October of 2023, Ms. Isa Pinchevski. A double major in both Spanish and Public Health, Isa exemplifies exactly the sort of broad ranging intellectual curiosity that is a hallmark of the sort of liberal arts education that that […]

Hispanic Studies Faculty Focus, September 2023: Dr. Joseph Weyers

  Hispanic Studies Faculty Focus, September 2023: Dr. Joseph Weyers For the month of September 2023, Hispanic Studies is proud to be able to spotlight Dr. Joseph Weyers as its Faculty Focus feature. Since arriving at the College of Charleston in 1995 with an M.A. in Latin American Studies from the University of New Mexico […]

Hispanic Studies Student Focus, April 2023: Cameron Akers

Hispanic Studies Student Focus, April 2023: Cameron Akers Hispanic Studies’ Student Focus feature for April of 2023 is Cameron Akers. Cameron is yet another example of someone who has managed to combine a major course of study in Spanish with one in a complementary major (there are so many!)—in this case, International Business. Among the […]