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Priscilla Gac-Artigas Elected as Full Member of The North American Academy of the Spanish Language

Priscilla Gac-Artigas, Ph.D., a full professor in the Department of World Languages and Cultures who teaches all levels of Spanish plus all courses on Latin American literature and culture, adds an important achievement to her list of accomplishments. She became an elected full member of the North American Academy of the Spanish Language, (ANLE) in […]

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Student Spotlight: Zachary Dougherty, One of Insider NJ’s 2021 Millennial Leaders

Zachary Dougherty, a junior studying History and Political Science with a concentration in International Relations, has recently been included for the fourth time in a row in Insider NJ’s Insider 100: Millennials list. Dougherty has always possessed an affinity for public service and government, which led him to pursue this career. He believes his majors […]

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Monmouth University Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month, Promotes Latinx Culture on Campus

Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated every year starting Sept. 15 until Oct. 15 to recognize the contributions and achievements made by the Latinx community to this country. In 1968, Hispanic Heritage was observed for a week under President Lyndon Johnson; however, it wasn’t until President Ronald Reagan’s term in 1988 when it was extended to […]


Professor Spotlight: Jennifer McGovern, Ph.D.

Jennifer McGovern, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Sociology and Faculty Athletic Representative published an article in the March 2021 issue of the peer-reviewed journal “Latino studies.”  The article, titled, “Are Latinx youth getting in the game? The effects of gender, class, ethnicity, and language on Latinx youth sport participation” concluded that US Latinx youth, in particular […]