3/6/14 - LLC Seminar Series:Eva Woods Peiro (Vassar College),“Surveillant Filmmaking and the Carceral in Spanish Transnational Films: The Case of Celda 211,” 1:00pm, HU 354
3/6/14 - For National Foreign Language Week (March 3-7), Le Cercle Français will have a Movie and Crêpe party.
They will show the filmThe Intouchables at 7:00pm in HU 354. "After he becomes a quadraplegic from a paragliding accident, an aristocrat hires a young man from the projects to be his caretaker. In French with English subtitles. The movie is free. Crêpes will be for sale in honor of Mardis Gras.
3/7/14 - For National Foreign Language Week (March 3-7), Russian Learners Club presents the Russian social satire film, Watch out for the Car at 4:30pm in HU 354. "The hero of the film is an insurance agent who is also a car thief. He steals cars only from various crooks and never from the good people. Then he sells those stolen cars and gives all the money to charity. His best friend is a cop who is working on this case." (IMDB) In Russian with English subtitles
5/2/14 - The induction ceremony for Sigma Delta Pi (Spanish Honor Society) will be held at 6:00pm in HU 354. -Contact Professor Julio Torres - email@example.com - 3/19/14 is the deadline for applications.
5/17/14 - LLC will hold its departmental recognition ceremony for graduating students on Saturday, May 17, 2014 from 330-430pm in the PAC Recital Hall. A reception will follow from 430-530 in the Futterer Lounge. The department ceremony is a complement to the University-wide commencement ceremonies offering graduates an opportunity to participate in a smaller, more intimate commencement event where each LLC graduate receives individual recognition (diplomas arrive by mail at a later date). Students must apply for their degrees through MyUAlbany: MyUAlbany>Academics>Graduation.
Kudos to the Spanish Club for donating 45 pounds of food which they collected in a Food Drive for the Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York.