Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Congratulations Portuguese 1122 Students!

Congratulations are in order!

One of our students in Portuguese 1122, Jorge Otero, is a senior in VSB and has won a full scholarship to attend Middlebury College's Portuguese School this summer. (7 weeks of total immersion--over 500 hours of classes and activities in Portuguese). 

Another Portuguese 1122 student, Laura Garcia (also in VSB), has been chosen as a volunteer for the Rio Olympics. This was a competitive application process with qualified applicants from all over the world. She will spend a month in Rio this summer helping the athletes to get settled in. 
Congratulations Jorge and Laura! We are proud of your wonderful accomplishments!

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Spanish Poetry Event TODAY!

Our Spanish Poetry event takes place TODAY from 2:30-5pm in SAC 300! Join us for food and beautiful poetry!

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Conclusion of Spring 2016 Foreign Film Series TONIGHT!

Join us for the conclusion of the Spring 2016 Foreign Film Series with a screening of the Chilean film "No" TONIGHT (4/15/16) at 7pm in Bartley 1010! We hope to see you there!

2016 Sigma Delta Pi Induction Ceremony THIS FRIDAY (4/15/16)

Congratulations to our
2016 Sigma Delta Pi
(Spanish Honor Society)

Our 2016 Sigma Delta Pi Induction Ceremony will take place
THIS FRIDAY (April 15, 2016) from 5:00pm—7:00pm in St. Augustine Center 300.Our guest speaker is Dr. Cristina Soriano (Villanova University), who will give a talk on the "Libros y Colonización en la América Española." 

We hope you will join us to celebrate the new Sigma Delta Pi members!

Monday, April 11, 2016

TOMORROW: "Human Remains and Identification: The Role of Forensic Science from a Global Perspective"

Please join us TOMORROW (April 12, 2016) for a lecture by Luis Fondebrider, President of the Argentine Forensic Anthropology Team, titled "Human Remains and Identification: The Role of Forensic Science from a Global Perspective." The lecture will take place from 4:00pm—5:30pm in Mendel 103.

Luis Fondebrider is an Argentine forensic anthropologist, co-founder and current President of the Argentine Forensic Anthropology Team, a non-profit, scientific organization created in 1984 in Argentina, with offices in Buenos Aires, New York, Mexico and South Africa. Through the application of forensic sciences (mainly forensic anthropology, archeology and genetics), and in collaboration with victims' relatives and investigative bodies, EAAF aims to shed light on the investigation of human rights violations. Luis Forbinder has worked as expert witness and/or forensic adviser in Argentina, Uruguay, Chile, Brazil, Mexico, Bolivia, Peru, Paraguay, Colombia, Venezuela, and many other countries. 

We hope to see you there!

Thursday, April 7, 2016

PAINT A MURAL WITH US! (April 7th-April 9th)

The mural is underway! 
Join today and this weekend 
in SAC courtyard 
from 12-3pm for 
food, fun and painting! 🎨🍕 

The mural will represent the 
struggle for social equality in Mexico.

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

"Paint a Mural with Us" April 7-9!

Though our other events for "Celebration of Mexican Mural Art, Film and Culture" Week are currently being rescheduled due to the Championship Game celebrations, we are still painting a mural this weekend in SAC courtyard! Join us April 7-9 from 12-3pm!