Congratulations to our Undergraduate Award Winners 2016-2017

Published: June 28, 2017

Richard Reeve Essay Prize:

Ana Lucia Magdaleno, “Las Hortensias: Consumo masivo, fantasía y Horacio deshumanizado” (Marturano/Spanish 191C)

José Rubia Barcia Essay Prize:

Marisela Dominguez, “La relación entre el poder y el sexo en Los cachorros” (Marturano/Spanish 191C)

Carroll Johnson Outstanding Seniors Award:

Riley Philip Garrison


The Department of Spanish and Portuguese’s annual Spring Essay Prizes in the amount of $250 are presented to undergraduate students with a declared major or minor in one of our programs. Prizes are awarded for the best academic papers written initially for an upper-division course taken in the previous Spring, Winter, or Fall quarters. Papers submitted for consideration should be between 8 and 15 pages in length and are due May 15th to the undergraduate advisor. The recipients are selected by a faculty committee and announced at the end of the Spring Quarter at a special end-of-year department reception.