Activities

¡Felices Fiestas!

The Spanish department is thrilled to present you with the last cultural event of the semester. "¡Felices Fiestas!" will take place on Friday, December 2nd, from 7 p.m to 9 p.m at Bascom House Living Room. During this event we'll celebrate the end of the semester with an early New Year's Eve. You will be able to participate in the popular Spanish tradition of the 12 grapes that accompany the midnight countdown and learn about how we celebrate this special day in Spain, Argentina and Puerto Rico. Come join us! Continue reading »

Día de Muertos

Come and join us for Día de los Muertos / Día de los Difuntos to set an altar in memory of environmental activists and Indigenous land defenders who have been murdered in Latin America in recent years. This event will be an opportunity for the Williams community to discuss state violence against Indigenous communities and mother earth. We will be honoring the memory and work of activists Bertha Caseres from Honduras, Homero Gomez and Samir Flores from Mexico, Bruno Pereira from Brazil, and Virgilio Trujillo from Venezuela, among many others. ❖ Tuesday, Nov 1st at 4pm.  | Sawyer Library Lobby Continue reading »

Slanguage Table!?

Wondering how your Hindi-speaking friend is feeling today? Wanna meet new people in Farsi? How about mastering all three languages spoken in Paraguay?  We will teach you how to live your dream-language life at the SLANGUAGE TABLE, featuring Hindi, Farsi, Spanish, Portuguese, and Guarani! Come join us for an hour-long language class filled with exciting activities and FREE DINNER from Spice Root!  ❖ Friday, October 14th @6-7:30PM | Perry Living Room Continue reading »

Arabic Wedding Night

Arabic Wedding

Discover one of the most festive events in Arab cultures. We'll take you through the intricate proceedings of an Arabic wedding celebration. As a guest, you'll get your own henna tattoo as you taste some Arabic food and hear and dance to some Arabic music. *If you have any dietary needs, please let us know ([email protected]) and we will do our best to accommodate* ❖ Wednesday, October 19⋅5:00 – 7:00pm | Goodrich Hall Continue reading »

Abracadabra, brujas hispanas

TAs in the Spanish Department welcome you to its second event of the semester and they promise it is going to be a spooky one. Come join them to witness the story and “encanto” of the Witches from Galicia and learn about the different ways magic is still around us. We will talk about the different superstitions in each of our cultures and learn the wonders of astrology, all while enjoying some delicious snacks/food. ❖ Wednesday, October 26, 2022 at 4:30pm | Dodd Living Room & Lounge Continue reading »

Noche de Juegos

During our “Noche de Juegos”, we will enjoy traditional food and drinks from Argentina, Puerto Rico and Spain. There will also be a variety of popular games from these same countries. This will be an opportunity to have fun while meeting new people. ❖ Thursday, September 22, 7:30 pm | Griffin 6 Continue reading »

WorldVision: TA/LF IEW Event

Karaoke

Come join us for the biggest Karaoke event of the year and discover the magic of international music. Enjoy an afternoon of performances, international food and lots of fun. ❖ Wednesday Nov 16, 2022 ⋅ 4pm – 6pm | Goodrich Hall Organized by TAs and LFs at the CGLLC, this event will highlight the importance of music and dance all around the world. Continue reading »

Día internacional del libro: TRANS LATAM literature reading and talk

Taking into consideration the World Book Day, the Spanish Department in collaboration with VISTA will celebrate Caribbean and Latin American literature by reading and talking about poetry written by TRANS authors. Join us in our next event “Día internacional del libro: TRANS LATAM literature reading and talk” on Wednesday April 27th at 7pm in Goodrich 207. We will engage in conversation and enjoy delicious Colombian food. Also, by the end of the event, we will raffle books by TRANS authors written in Spanish so you can enjoy them on your own. We will be waiting for you! ❖ Wed, April 27, 2022, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm | Goodrich Hall 207 Continue reading »

Arabic Movie: Excuse My French

In this Egyptian comedy film, we follow the story of a Christian who is sent to a public school after his father's death and being mistaken for a muslim. ❖ Thursday, April 28 at 5:00pm | Hollander 241 Continue reading »

French Club: Francophone Breakfast

The French Club is happy to invite you to a francophone breakfast. There will be croissants, baguettes, crêpes, fruit juice and hot drinks. The best way to start your day, don’t you think? So join us this Saturday (4/30) from 10:30 am to 11:30 am in the Zilkha Center Kitchen. ❖ Sat. April, 30th. 10:30am-11:30am | Zilkha Center Kitchen Continue reading »