Departmental Events and Announcements

 

SEPTEMBER 

September 12, Lunch-and-learn about the Château Program in the RC Lounge

September 14, Soirée Cinéma, "Paris, je t'aime" at 6:00 pm in Gonzales Auditorium

September 15 and 29: Spanish students and faculty meet to speak Spanish at the Mesa de conversación en español at Java Werks on Hardy St. at 4:30 pm. All levels are welcome! 

  

OCTOBER

October 10, Bavardons! Chat in French at Java Werks at 6:00 pm

October 13 and 27: Spanish students and faculty meet to speak Spanish at the Mesa de conversación en español at Java Werks on Hardy St. at 4:30 pm. All levels are welcome!   

October 13 and 27: Gulf Coast campus students and faculty meet to speak Spanish at the Tertulia at 2:30 pm in the lobby of Elizabeth Hall

October 23-28: Hispanic Heritage Week at the Gulf Coast campus (schedule)

October 23 Enjoy churros and café at the FEC Rotunda 8-10:00 am ; come join us in kicking off Hispanic Heritage Week by painting your artwork on the LIttle Rock! Eagle Plaza, 11:00-noon, Gulf Coast campus

October 24 La Fiesta Social. Come and practice your Spanish skills with a fun game of charades, Academic Success Center, 2:15-3:00 pm, Gulf Coast campus.

October 25 Come and test your knowledge of the United States and stop by for a chance to hit a piñata, the Pavilion, noon-2:00 pm. Four panelists will discuss the current state of the border wall with Mexico, FEC 104, 5:00-6:30 pm, Gulf Coast campus.

October 26 Roscas y café. Join the College of Arts and Letters in sampling a new twist on café with a special taste of Roscas de Guatemala, Elizabeth Hall Lobby, 9-11:00 am; Guitarist Nicholas Ciraldo will present various works for guitar including a piece by Argentine composer Alberto Ginastera. Listen and enjoy some tasty tacos, Hardy Hall University Club, 12:15-1:00 pm. Learn to dance La Salsa, Hardy Hall Ballroom, 5:30-7:00 pm, Gulf Coast campus.

October 28 Cemetery clean up. Join us for a Dia de los muertos celebration as we clean the Mississippi city cemetery. Join us for tacos later at El Lupillo, 9-3:00 pm.

NOVEMBER

November 1-7, National French Week/La semaine du français

November 2, French in France information session at 5:00 pm, LAB 110; Bavardons! Chat in French at Java Werks at 6:00 pm.

November 2, 9, and 16: Gulf Coast campus students and faculty meet to speak Spanish at the Tertulia at 2:30pm in the lobby of Elizabeth Hall 

November 3, "La pétanque" at 2:00 pm, outside LAB

November 6, Soirée Cinéma at 6:00 pm in Gonzales Auditorium

November 7, Soirée des fromages, 5:00 pm in LAB 110; Soirée Cinéma at 6:00 pm in Gonzales Auditorium

November 14, 3rd Annual Language and Culture Festival from 4:30-6:00pm in LAB 109-110

November 18 Information about study abroad in France and Belgium 2:00 pm

November 28: Semester Farewell with the Association Française at 6pm in LAB 110

 

DECEMBER

 

JANUARY

January 30 Movie Night with the Spanish Club, 6:30 pm in LAB 108

 

FEBRUARY

February 9, Spanish Tertulia, 2:30pm in Elizabeth Hall Lobby, Gulf Coast 

February 23, Spanish Tertulia, 2:30pm in Elizabeth Hall Lobby, Gulf Coast

 

MARCH

March 2, Spanish Tertulia, 2:30pm in Elizabeth Hall Lobby, Gulf Coast

March 8, Spanish Tertulia, 1:00pm in Elizabeth Hall Lobby, Gulf Coast

March 17, Soirée Cinéma, "Rachida" at 6:30pm in Gonzales Auditorium

March 22, Spanish Tertulia, 1:00pm in Elizabeth Hall Lobby, Gulf Coast

 

APRIL

April 21, Spanish Tertulia, 1:00pm in Elizabeth Hall Lobby, Gulf Coast