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Past Events

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Thinking Andean Studies Conference

8:30 AM - 6:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

The Thinking Andean Studies Conference is an interdisciplinary event that showcases the increasing number of scholars conducting research in and...

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The Rise and Fall of Local Elections in China

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, sponsored by Buffett Institute for Global Affairs

Citizens have better information on local officials than the distant central government, therefore delegation of authority via local elections improves...

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Thinking Andean Studies Conference

12:00 PM - 9:30 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

The Thinking Andean Studies Conference is an interdisciplinary event that showcases the increasing number of scholars conducting research in and...

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Tertulia/Study Break

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

A friendly gathering to prepare for Spanish exams, both the midterm and final. For students in Spanish 101-3 through 121-3.

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Tertulia/Study Break

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

A friendly gathering to prepare for Spanish exams, both the midterm and final. For students in Spanish 101-3 through 121-3.

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Printemps Litteraire Bresilien 2018

All day, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Between March 14 and May 10, 2018 more than 50 Brazilian and Portuguese novelists, poets, illustrators and essayists will participate...

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Chicago Latino Film Festival

5:00 PM - 7:15 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

34th Chicago Latino Film Festival at NorthwesternSponsored by Department of Spanish & Portuguese and Buffett Institute for Global Studies The Chicago...

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Tertulia/Study Break

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

A friendly gathering to prepare for Spanish exams, both the midterm and final. For students in Spanish 101 through 121....

multi-day

Tacita de café

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

A welcoming social forum for intermediate-advanced heritage learners of Spanish to discuss culture, language, current issues, etc. over coffee.

multi-day

Tertulia/Study Break

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

A friendly gathering to prepare for Spanish exams, both the midterm and final. For students in Spanish 101 through 121....

multi-day

Tacita de café

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

A welcoming social forum for intermediate-advanced heritage learners of Spanish to discuss culture, language, current issues, etc. over coffee.

multi-day

Study Break / Tertulias

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Being part of a conversation group, a tertulia, is a wonderful way to practice your Spanish outside the classroom. Tertulias...

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Circulo de Lectores

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

The main objective of this activity is to create a reading- friendly environment and to motivate students to continually develop...

multi-day

Study Break / Tertulias

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Being part of a conversation group, a tertulia, is a wonderful way to practice your Spanish outside the classroom. Tertulias...

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Circulo de Lectores

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

The main objective of this activity is to create a reading- friendly environment and to motivate students to continually develop...

Sep
18
2019

Academic Directions Fair

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, sponsored by Slavic Languages and Literatures

Meet our faculty and learn more about undergraduate courses, majors and minors at the Academic Directions Fair on September 18,...

Sep
17
2019

Portuguese Reassessment

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Portuguese reassessment. Please arrive promptly at 3:00. The exam should take approximately 30-45 minutes.

Sep
17
2019

Spanish Reassessment Session 1

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

The Spanish reassessment is only for students who earned "reassessment" on the placement exam. It will take about 30 minutes...

May
28
2019

Bolivian Crypto-Jews: The Culinary Recovery of Exile

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Rifka Cook and her URAP assistant Sydney Matrisciano (freshmen, Slavic) will discuss how specific, traditional food can result in the...

May
28
2019

Study Table

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Come for conversation, food, and Spanish review while studying for the FINAL EXAM! This event is for students enrolled in...

May
1
2019

Special event on the play: O AUTO DA COMPADECIDA

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

The paly written by Ariano Suassuna depicts the lively João Grilo and the sly Chico. They are poor guys living in...

Apr
25
2019

Study Table

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Come for conversation, food, and Spanish review while studying for the MIDTERM EXAM! This event is for students enrolled in...

Apr
20
2019

Portuguese Language Connection

1:15 PM - 4:30 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

O Illinois Portuguese Language Connection é uma iniciativa da Northwestern University, The University of Chicago, e University of Illinois at...

Apr
18
2019

International Fellowships - - Yes they are for you!

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM, sponsored by Forum for Languages and Cultures (Buffett Institute)

Join us for a panel discussion with Northwestern fellowship recipients (Fulbright, DAAD & others). Six Northwestern alums will talk about their...

Apr
17
2019

Tacita de café

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

A welcoming social forum for intermediate-advanced heritage learners of Spanish to discuss culture, language, current issues, etc. over coffee.  

Apr
10
2019

Jonathas De Andrade: One to One

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Artist talk followed by a conversation! Jonathas de Andrade was born in 1982 in Maceió, Brazil and lives and works in...

Apr
8
2019

Té con té

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Té con té is a student-driven initiative that provides informal Spanish conversation opportunities throughout the quarter. All levels are welcome....

Apr
8
2019

Círculo de lectores

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

A reading- friendly environment and to motivate students to continually develop and strengthen their reading and speaking skills. This extracurricular activity...

Apr
3
2019

Jewish Studies faculty/grad student colloquium with Marci Freedman

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM, sponsored by The Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies

’Protecting the Faith': Censoring Benjamin of Tudela's Book of Travels" Marci FreedmanSava Ranisavljevic Post-Doctoral Fellow in Judeo-Spanish Studies, Northwestern University Co-sponsored by...

Mar
5
2019

Study Tables

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Come for conversation, food, and lots of Spanish review while studying for the FINAL EXAM!

Feb
21
2019

Dance Forró

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Learn Brazilian Forró dance with instructor André Luis Pulcherio!

Feb
13
2019

Film Screening - Lisbela and the Prisoner

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

The Portuguese Language Department invites you to a screening of the film Lisbela e o Prisioneiro. Lisbela is a young...

Feb
11
2019

Circulo de Lectores

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

The main objective of this activity is to create a reading- friendly environment and to motivate students to continually develop...

Feb
1
2019

Study Tables

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Come for conversation, food, and Spanish review while studying for the MIDTERM EXAM! This event is for students enrolled in...

Feb
1
2019

Graduate Student Colloquium

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

The Department of Spanish & Portuguese will be hosting their Graduate Student Colloquium on Friday February 1st at 11:30am in Kresge...

Jan
16
2019

Circulo de Lectores

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

The Spanish Language Program invites you to our next Circulo de Lectores gathering.  Light refreshments will be provided.

Jan
16
2019

Circulo de Lectores

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

The Spanish Language Program invites you to our next Circulo de Lectores gathering.  Light refreshments will be provided.

Dec
15
2018

Winter Break Begins

All day, sponsored by University Academic Calendar

Winter Break Begins

Nov
27
2018

Study Tables

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Being part of a conversation group, a tertulia, is a wonderful way to practice your Spanish outside the classroom. Tertulias unite faculty, SAB's, peer...

Nov
9
2018

The Seamstress - Free Screening and Book Signing

5:30 PM - 9:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Program DetailBook Sale and Signing with the author of “The Seamstress“, Frances de Pontes Peebles and film screening.   Original title: Entre...

Nov
8
2018

Film Screening - "In the Intense Now"

6:00 PM - 8:30 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

A personal essay which analyses and compares images of the political upheavals of the 1960s. From the military coup in...

Nov
7
2018

Círculo de Lectores

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

The main objective of this activity is to create a reading- friendly environment and to motivate students to continually develop...

Nov
2
2018

Tacita de Café

4:15 PM - 6:15 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

A welcoming social forum for intermediate-advanced heritage learners of Spanish to discuss culture, language, current issues, etc. over coffee. 

Oct
25
2018

Study Break

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Being part of a conversation group, a tertulia, is a wonderful way to practice your Spanish outside the classroom. Tertulias unite faculty, SAB's, peer...

Oct
16
2018

Richard W. Leopold Lecture: Vicente Fox

5:00 PM - 6:45 PM, sponsored by Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences

29th Annual Richard W. Leopold Lecture Perspectives and Challenges in US-Mexico Relationships Vicente Fox, former president of Mexico, will be joining us...

Oct
15
2018

Círculo de Lectores

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

The main objective of this activity is to create a reading- friendly environment and to motivate students to continually develop...

Sep
1
2018

Fall Tuition Due

All day, sponsored by University Academic Calendar

Fall Tuition Due

Jun
23
2018

Weinberg College Senior Convocation

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM, sponsored by Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences

Weinberg College's 2018 Convocation will be held on Saturday, June 23 at 11:30 a.m at Ryan Field, 1501 Central Street,...

May
18
2018

Afro-Latinidades: Blackness, Identity, and Space

All day, sponsored by The Latina and Latino Studies Program

The Latina and Latino Studies Program at Northwestern University presents its annual symposium for 2018, titled Afro-Latinidades: Blackness, Identity, and...

May
16
2018

Circulo de Lectores

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

The main objective of this activity is to create a reading- friendly environment and to motivate students to continually develop...

May
12
2018

Tacita de café

All day, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

A welcoming social forum for intermediate-advanced heritage learners of Spanish to discuss culture, language, current issues, etc. over coffee.Sat. May...

May
10
2018

Voices of Experience: An Alumni Panel Discussion

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Fulbright Research & Teaching Assistantships:Fulbright • DAAD • Carnegie • Erasmus Mundus • CBYX • Critical Language Grant Six Northwestern alums...

May
10
2018

Té con Té

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Dear student: Looking for opportunities to practice your Spanish and meet students from all levels of Spanish. Come and meet with...

May
7
2018

Printemps Litteraire Bresilien 2018

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Between March 14 and May 10, 2018 more than 50 Brazilian and Portuguese novelists, poets, illustrators and essayists will participate...

May
4
2018

The Matter of Photography in the Americas

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

A presentation by Natalia Brizuela, Associate Professor UC Berkeley.   Co-sponsored by the Alice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities and the Northwestern Department...

Apr
30
2018

Printemps Litteraire Bresilien 2018

12:00 PM - 3:30 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Between March 14 and May 10, 2018 more than 50 Brazilian and Portuguese novelists, poets, illustrators and essayists will participate...

Apr
19
2018

Printemps Litteraire Bresilien 2018

3:15 PM - 4:45 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Between March 14 and May 10, 2018 more than 50 Brazilian and Portuguese novelists, poets, illustrators and essayists will participate...

Apr
16
2018

Circulo de Lectores

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

The main objective of this activity is to create a reading- friendly environment and to motivate students to continually develop...

Jan
29
2018

SLP Winter 2018 Professional Development Series

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Join us for a talk with Associate Provost and Chief Diversity Officer Jabbar R. Bennett.  “To realize an ideal Northwestern University...

Nov
1
2017

Tacitas de Cafe

4:30 PM - 6:30 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Tacita de café is a student led Spanish Forum for heritage learners that organizes social and cultural activities for the...

Nov
1
2017

Annual Study Abroad Fair

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM, sponsored by Global Learning Office

Northwestern's annual Study Abroad Fair is a great first step for undergraduates to research study abroad and other international opportunities! Learn...

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