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Events Calendar Spring 2013


  • January 31, 2013: Taking a foreign language this semester? Come get some tips, tricks and insights to help you be a more successful language learner. Instructors and students will share their advice on how to optimize your study strategies and increase your confidence, fluency and grades. This session targets students at the introductory and intermediate levels, but is open to students at all levels. Part of the Center for Academic Success's Workshop Series

   Where: Pryz Great Room C, at 7:00 PM

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  •  February 12, 2013: Chinese Club celebrates Lunar New Year. Pryz Great Room A, at 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM.
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  •  February 25, 2013: International Week, February 25 to March 1st

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  • February 25, 2013: Arabic Night 

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  • February 26, 2013: Early American Film Series, Bolívar soy yo sponsored by the Kislak Foundation
    Hannan 106, 6:00- 8:00 PM.
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  • February 28, 2013: Global Fest featuring Embassy Row, Great Room, 11:30 AM- 2:00 PM
  • February 28, 2013: Brazilian Capoeira Night hosted by Program Board and the Portuguese and Brazilian Club, Great Room B, 6:00- 8:00 PM.
  • March 21, 2013: "Comedy in Italian Literature, Theater, and Film," a lecture by Dr. Andrea Bini on the virtues of Italian cinema and what has become known as Comedy Italian Style, at 4:00 p.m in Aquinas Hall 108. 
  • April 3, 2013: Spain and Its Official Languages", a lecture co-presented by

- Camilo Villarino (Political Counselor, Embassy of Spain, Washington DC)

        -Jorge Villarino (Director of International Relations, Congress of Deputies, Madrid, Spain)

   Hannan 108, 5:00pm

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  • April 4, 2013: Film screening: "Even the Rain"/"También la Lluvia", directed by Icíar Bollaín. Introduced by Prof. David Lantigua, School of Theology and Religious Studies, CUA. 5:00 p.m. in Hannan 106. 

    Light refreshments will be served

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  • April 5 & 6, 2013: MFL Graduate Student Conference: Cultural, Literary, and Visual Voyages 1492 – present

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  • April 9, 2013: The 8th Annual Frank R. Mastrangelo Lecture. "Forbidden Games: Film and the Ambiguities of Childhood in Postwar Italy," by Professor David Forgacs, Zerilli-Marimo Chair of Italian Studies, New York University, 5:00 P.M.
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  • April 10, 2013: German Honor Society
  • April 15, 2013: Lecture: "Ireland and the E.U.: The Road to Recovery," by H.E. Michael Collins, Ambassador of Ireland to the United States, at 7:00 p.m. in the Great Room of the Pryzbyla Center.

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  • April 16, 2013: HISPANIC CIVIC & GLOBAL ENGAGEMENT TALK SERIES:  Latin American Youth Center: Strong Youth, Strong Families, Strong Futures, Strong Communities presentation by Lori Kaplan, President and CEO. At 4:10- 5:00 P.M., Hannan Hall 106
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  • April 17, 2013:  Spanish Sigma Delta Pi Honor Society, at 6:30 P.M.


  •  April 18, 2013: World’s Fair at CUA, sponsored by the languages clubs of the Dept. of Modern Languages & Literatures, 8:30-10:00 p.m. in Pryz Food Court.

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  • April 18, 2013:  French Honor Society, Vincent P. Walter Room in Curley Hall at 5:00-7:00 P.M. 

  • April 23, 2013: 2013 Spanish Senior Essay Presentation

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