2016's Mellowes Award Winners posing for the camera.

Congratulations to 2016’s Mellowes Award Winners: Demi Fuentes and Ana Portnoy!

The English Department would like to offer its most sincere congratulations to this year’s Mellowes Award recipients: Demi Fuentes & Ana Portnoy! The competition was tough this year, with five candidates in the running, and even resulting in a tie for the award. Both winners were tremendously excited and proud to … Read more…

Promotional image for the PCSA 2016 Conference.

PCSA Proudly Presents a Weekend of Popular Culture for Everyone

The University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez (UPRM) is the place to be this weekend, with two days of academic discussion of popular culture at the Chardón Building, followed by the celebration of the second WestCon Anime Expo. The weekend’s festivities will begin with the “II Annual Popular Culture Conference: From … Read more…

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Las Vacas con Gafas

UPRM’s film association, Cinémathèque, teamed up with ALE (Asociación de Lenguas Extranjeras), The Foreign Languages Association, to present a viewing of the Puerto Rican film, “Las vacas con gafas”.  This local viewing featured the film’s director, producer, and writer Alex Santiago.  Following the film, an engaging dialogue about the film-creation process, the … Read more…