Honors, Grants, and Awards

Dirk Andrew Phibbs Memorial Award by the UEC (July 2014)

Summer Research in Central America (Summer 2014)

Chism Funds for Writer-in-Residence Sonia Ramos (Spring 2014)

Chism Funds for Artist-in-Residence Jorge Chen (Fall 2013)

Distinguished Professor designation  (Spring 2013)

Sabbatical Fellowship (Spring 2013)

John Lantz Sabbatical Enhancement Award  (Fall 2012)

Burlington Northern Award for Digital Humanities Workshop (Summer 2012)

Course and Seminar Grant to attend ACTFL in Denver  (Fall 2011)

Chism Funds for Artist-in-Residence Teresa Dovalpage (Fall 2010)

Burlington Northern Curriculum Development Summer Grant (Summer 2010)

Enrichment Fellowship to attend V CILE in Valparaíso, Chile (Spring 2010)

Martin Nelson Award for Summer Research (Summer 2008)

Promotion to Professor (Spring 2008)

Rockefeller Foreign Languages and Cultures Technology Grant (Fall 2007)

Named Chair of the FLLD (Fall 2006)

Sabbatical Fellowship (Spring 2006)

Martin Nelson Award for Summer Research (Summer 2005)

Tenure (Spring 2005)

Burlington Northern Curriculum Development Summer Grant (Summer 2003)

Martin Nelson Junior Sabbatical Fellowship (Fall 2002)

Burlington Northern Curriculum Development Summer Grant (Summer 2002)

Promotion to Associate Professor (Spring 2002)

Martin Nelson Award for Summer Research (Summer 2001)

NWLC Summer Fellowship (Summer 2001)

Curriculum Development Release Unit  (Fall 2000)

Mellon Foundation Faculty Fellowships at Middlebury College (Summer 2000)

Burlington Northern Curriculum Development Summer Grant (Summer 2000)

Advancement Committee Research Grant (Summer 2000)

Excellence in Teaching Award by Project Achieve Students (UNO) (Spring 1999)

Mabel J. Reichenbach Fellowship (UNL Dissertation Award)  (1995-96)

George Rogers Memorial Fellowship (UNL Graduate Student Award)  (1994-96)

Graduate Student Year Abroad Exchange Program Award (USC [Spain]-CU) (1991-92)

Becas del Ministerio de Educación y Ciencia (Spanish Government Scholarships) (1987-91)