photo-Cercle Francais members- by J Luttinger
French Club: Cercle Français

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Several Language Conversation Groups and Clubs meet regularly during the academic year (suspended over breaks and summer) to speak the language and enjoy time together conversing in informal settings.


coffee cup image FRENCH: La Pause Café (French coffee hour) meets every other Thursday from 4:15-5:15 at Uncommon Grounds in the Campus Center (when classes are in session). First meeting of Spring is 1/30/14. Contact:

photo- Deutsche Kaffeestunde- German Club

Deutscher Stammtisch Meeting

GERMAN: Deutscher Stammtisch for anyone interested in the language and culture of German-speaking Europe, Tuesdays 11:30-12:30, in Campus Center ground floor, across from Damien's Deli, (when classes are in session). Contact:

ITALIAN: Tavola Italiana to practice your Italian speaking skills each week. Mondays 12:45-1:45 pm in HU 290* (when classes are in session). *meets in HU 131 on 3/31- Contact:

RUSSIAN: See Russian Learner's Club info below. Contact:



Le Cercle Français. Discuss world events....enjoy leisurely conversation while practicing your language skills....or just come chat about everyday life in French! All levels of French are welcome! Meets Wednesdays 6:00-8:00 pm in HU 354* (*4/2 will meet in HU 290). Contact:

photo La Dolce Vita Italian Club members at Feast of San Gennaro

La Dolce Vita (Italian Club), Feast of San Gennaro, Little Italy NYC.


Interested in Italian? Join La Dolce Vita at UAlbany! Meets every other Thursday at 6:00pm in HU 290. (4/24/14, 5/8/14) Contact:

at 6:00pm. Movie Night on 5/1/14 at 7:30pm in HU 354- "Big Night"


photo: Russian Samovar


Join the Russian Learner's Club! For anyone interested in Russian language, history, politics, geography, literature, and culture. Both new learners and native speakers are welcome tocome enjoy conversation,and occasional films, Russian style. Meets Fridays (when classes are in session) 3:00-4:00pm at Uncommong Grounds in the Campus Center. RLC is on Facebook. Contact: Professor Timothy Sergay- - Добро пожаловать!



¿Quieres practicar tu español? Entonces, ¡hazte socio del “Spanish Club!” Open to both undergraduate and graduate students, the club will provide students the opportunity to practice their Spanish and partake in cultural activities from all over the Spanish speaking world. Activities will be catered toward more advanced speakers.  Anyone is welcome to join, however, only Spanish can be spoken! Contact Cecily Corbett- or Spanish Club is on Facebook. Meeting dates: 3/27/14, 4/10/14, 4/24/14, 5/8/14 from 6:00-8:00pm in HU 354 (club meets when classes are in session fall & spring). Join us when we see the play EL AMOR EN LOS TIEMPOS DE CÓLERA de Gabriel Garcia Márquez

UAlbany Tango Club LogoThe UAlbany Tango Club is bringing lessons, practicas, and social dances to campus! Every class meets 12:30- 2 pm in the Dance Studio (Athletic Center, 3rd floor, side closest to Western Avenue). (when classes are in session) Free for UAlbany students. Wear shoes that slide well on the wood floor or just wear socks. No prior experience is necessary. Contact Valerie at Meeting dates: 3/9/14, 3/30/14, 4/6/14, 4/13/14, 4/27,14, 5/4/14.




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