Jordan B. Jones has accepted a tenure-track position as assistant professor in the department of Spanish & Portuguese at Brigham Young University. He began his PhD in Portuguese and Brazilian Studies at Brown in 2017 and enjoyed taking classes inside and outside the department, assisting with department journals, and interpreting for various university events.
Please join us in congratulating Professor Onésimo Almeida for receiving the President’s Award for Excellence in Faculty Governance, which recognizes faculty who have made outstanding contributions to the University through their distinguished service on faculty committees, councils and advisory boards, AND for being nominated to head the Comissão de Honra da candidatura Ponta Delgada |Aço
In light of Prof. Leonor Simas-Almeida, the Director of Graduate Studies, retiring at the end of this academic year, we asked one of her graduate students to say a few words. This is what Torin Spangler shared.