Center for Basque Studies
July 15, 2003: Death of Luz Zalduegi, first woman veterinarian in the Basque Country
July 10, 1904: Birth of Ticiana Iturri, first licensed woman doctor in Bizkaia and pioneer in women’s health issues
June 30, 1834: Deadly floods ravage Gipuzkoa
June 23, 1944: Birth of Begoña Sopelana, pioneering aid worker
June 19, 1920: Birth of famous bertsolari Xalbador
The Center for Basque Studies furthers Basque-related study by conducting, facilitating, and disseminating original Basque-related research in the humanities and social sciences, in cooperation with appropriate academic departments at the University of Nevada, Reno, as well as at other American and foreign universities.