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Dear students, graduates, and faculty members,

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Upcoming Events

image of poster for Richard Blanco event sp16Richard Blanco Poetry Reading and Book Signing
Monday, May 2, 2016
Noon-1:30 PM
Mandel Reading Room (303)
Cosponsored by the American Studies Program, CAST Minor, Creative Writing Program, Department of English, Department of Politics, Department of Romance Studies, Latin American and Latino Studies Program, Program in Peacebuilding and the Arts, with the support of the Gordon Center for American Politics and Policy. Lunch will be provided. For more information, click on the image to download the event poster.

image of poster for Crepe Night event sp16La Soirée de Crêpes
Monday, May 2, 2016 from 5–6:30 pm
Ridgewood Commons
Back by popular demand, come celebrate the last day of classes with the French UDRs and enjoy some crêpes, served with Nutella, jams, and fresh fruit!
For more information, see their Facebook event page!

Other Campus Events:

Ongoing Events:

French Club schedule imageJoin the French and Francophone Club for their upcoming events to practice your French language skills! Open to all levels of language competency.

French Table ImageLa Table Française
6 PM in Upper Usdan
Feb 25, March 8, March 31, April 5, April 19
La Table Française is an opportunity for French students of all levels to practice their French in a relaxed environment. We will eat dinner and discuss a general French-related topic. La Table Française is open to all members of the Brandeis community, regardless of French proficiency, and discussion leaders will strive to accommodate everyone who attends.

Tavola ItalianaTavola Italiana Flyer

Questo semestre, abbiamo sei tavole italiane fantastiche!

Che cosa sono?
Ci incontriamo ad una tavola in Upper Usdan e parliamo in italiano– un modo molto divertente per praticare!

Note: each table lasts an hour as listed, but you can also stop by for just a few minutes.

Event reminders, updates, songs, articles, recipes, and more can be found on the Italian Studies Facebook Page.

Hispano-American Round Table

Discussion about topics and images in photography and cinematography in Spain and Latin America led by Professor Azlin Perdomo.

For further information, please feel free to contact Kate Fallon at kefallon@brandeis.edu.

Tuesdays from 11-11:30am in Shiffman 002. Hope to see you there!


Anyone interested in informally practicing their Spanish are welcome to attend Charlamos. Students attend weekly meetings to meet socially, speak Spanish, and to share ideas, music, and photos.

This Spanish language conversation group meets every Mondays from 7 to 7:30 PM in Shiffman 202, speaking informally in Spanish.

To add your name to our mailing list, please follow this link: https://lists.brandeis.edu/wws/info/charlamos

If you have any questions, please contact one of the (2016-17) Co-presidents, Talia Franks (tfranks@brandeis.edu) or Lauren Cohen (lcohen18@brandeis.edu).