UC Davis is expanding its language program with the Spanish department's recent introduction of Portuguese language classes.
UC Davis will join other UC schools such as UCLA and Berkeley who already offer similar programs.
"Most leading university Spanish departments, in the UC and elsewhere in the United States, offer some level of Portuguese," said Robert Newcomb, assistant professor of Luso-Brazilian Studies, who joined the Spanish department in the fall. "Our goal in introducing Portuguese into our curriculum was to make our department more compatible with this model and to make us more competitive in attracting undergraduate and graduate students."... Read More →