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department of language, literacy and intercultural studies

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Welcome to the Language, Literacy, and Intercultural Studies Department (LLIS) web page. This website is a valuable resource for you as you plan your educational future here at the University of Texas at Brownsville.

The Language, Literacy, and Intercultural Studies department is committed to you, our students. Faculty are available for advising at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Students interested in teaching linguistically and culturally diverse students will benefit from the teaching and advising the faculty provides. We are committed to offering the best possible experience for you while you are here at the University of Texas at Brownsville as well as ensuring the best preparation for teaching students in the Rio Grande Valley and beyond.

Contact Information

LLIS Department
Dr. Alma Rodriguez
Associate Professor and
Department Interim Chair

EDBC 2.306D
Phone: 956-882-7421
Fax: 956-882-892

alma.rodriguez@utb.edu

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