Era Uma Vez (Once Upon a Time), a project to encourage children to appreciate the Portuguese language and Luso-Brazilian culture, continues this spring, Satrudays 2pm on 2/18/17, 3/4/17, 3/25/17 & 4/8/17, in HU354 except 3/25/17 in HU290.. Learn more here.
LLC congratulates all December graduates on their achievements and many accomplishments while at UAlbany and wishes each student great success and happiness. Students, don't forget to keep in touch! The faculty enjoy hearing from you and all about your new adventures.
Congratulations to Arnaldo Robles who successfully defended his dissertation “Examining the Role of Corrective Feedback on Learners' Modified Output of the Spanish Past Tense in Face-To-Face and Telecollaboration Contexts" this fall and graduated with his Spanish PhD this December!
LLC Seminar Tuesday 12/13/2016 1pm in HU354, Daniel Erker (Boston University) "Islands of dialectal persistence in a sea of structural convergence: mapping contact outcomes in Spanish in Boston."
Join the Spanish Club Thursday 12/8/16 in HU354 6-7pm for the Finals Study Session for Spanish. Spanish grad students will be available to help with any questions.
The German Program invites all to a film showing of "Almanya Welcome to Germany," a film about multicultural issues Wednesday, 11/30/16 8pm in HU354.
The Spanish Program invites all Tuesday evening 11/15/16 at 6pm in HU354 to a documentary screening and discussion with guest speaker Juanamaria Cordones-Cook (University of MIssouri) of Diago: artista apalencado A Maroon Artist. Diago is a contemporary Cuban artist.
Italian Club hosts Scopa game night Tuesday 11/15/16 7pm in HU109
LLC Seminar Wednesday 11/16/2016 1pm in HU354, Juanamaría Cordones-Cook (University of Missouri) "Nancy Morejón and Her Havana"
Interested in playing soccer with the LLC Football Club? New players at all skill levels are welcome! Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and to get on the email list.
Lotfi Sayahi has been promoted to the rank of Professor.
Ilka Kressner has been promoted to the rank of Associate Professor.
Spanish doctoral candidate, Cecily Corbett, was granted a Dissertation Research Fellowship Award to assist with completion of her dissertation and program.
Try some of LLC’s great variety of language clubs and tables including: Deutscher Stammtisch, El Club de Español, La Pause Café,La Dolce Vita, Portuguese Club, Português com café, Tavola Italiana and related clubs, UAlbany Tango Club and UAlbany Capoeira Club. For meeting times and more information, see this page. With the exception of the Tango Club, clubs and tables do not meet over breaks.