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Social and Cultural Inclusion

Democratization and growth have contributed to more free, creative, and open societies across much of Latin America, but deep inequality and poor social services persist. Institute activities might include projects that highlight the inclusion challenges posed by governance and economic development, deeper collaboration with Jesuit universities in the region, and service and research trips for Georgetown faculty.

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Doctoral Students in Spanish Linguistics and Philosophy Chosen as Healy Fellows

Daniel Stewart (G’26), a doctoral student in Spanish linguistics, and Mariana Gomez (G’27), a first-generation Mexican American and doctoral student in philosophy, were two of five students awarded the Patrick Healy Graduate Fellowship at Georgetown.


Carrying New York City Through COVID-19: Undocumented Deliverance (Video)

April 25, 2022

Duration: 1 hour 26 minutes

Innovating Protection for Children Along the Migratory Route and at the U.S.-Mexico Border (Video)

April 22, 2022

Duration: 1 hour 31 minutes

Generations Making Mexican America (Video)

April 20, 2022

Duration: 1 hour 32 minutes



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M.S. in Spanish Linguistics

The Department of Spanish and Portuguese sponsors this master's degree program in the applied linguistics, history, phonology, and semantics of the Spanish language.