News from the AATSP


The AATSP will be celebrating its 100th anniversary beginning with the 2017 Conference in Chicago, Illinois and ending with the 2018 Conference in Spain. We would like to share with you all the exciting possibilities that the AATSP is offering to their members; such as scholarships, traveling stipends, opportunity to share your knowledge with colleagues, and much more...




Save the Date!  

2017 AATSP Conference in Chicago, Illinois 

July 6-9, 2017



  • The 2017 AATSP Conference will have an exciting selection of sessions, workshops and events. The deadline to submit a proposal is Tuesday, November 15, 2016.  Language educators of all levels are encouraged to Submit a Proposal Today! 


  • The AATSP offers many $500 Travel Stipend Scholarships to help offset travel expenses associated with attending the conference for both first time attendees and graduate students. The scholarship deadline is Saturday, December 31, 2016Apply Today!


  • As you know, the AATSP Conference offers the following opportunities for members of all language levels:
    • Stay current with curriculum, methodology and teaching strategies
    • Stay current with research in literature, linguistics, applies linguistics, and cultural studies
    • Earn professional development credits (CEUs)
    • Earn graduate credit through New Mexico State University (NMSU)
    • Network with your colleagues and peers

  • Conference attendees can also learn about the many programs and publications of the AATSP
    •  National Portuguese Examinations - Albricias              
    •  National Spanish Examinations - Announcement & Reminders
    •  Online Classroom Resources  - Conference Wrap-Up
    •  Sociedad Hisp├ínica de Amistad - Hispania
    •  Sociedad Honoraria Hisp├ínica - Spanish and  Portuguese Review
    •  The Poster Contest   - The Portuguese Newsletter