Faculty Opening


The UAB College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) invites applications for the position of Chair of the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures


Campus Walk-in Career Day

Any student can come to receive help for any career-related information.
Day: Third Thursday of Each Month
Time: 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Location: Career Services Office, map
UAB Career and Professional Development

Language Partners Program

The English Language Institute invites you to make a “global connection” on campus. Students can join the program at any time.
Learn More

Spring 2015 Conversation Tables

  • Day: Tuesdays
  • Time: 3:30 to 4:30 pm
  • Location: Humanities Building 424, map
  • Flyer
  • Day: Thursdays (starts Jan. 15, ends April 16)
  • Time: 3:30 to 4:30 pm
  • Location: Starbucks at Sterne Library, map
Italian Table Dinners
  • Dates: Jan. 23 & Mar. 13
  • Time: 6:00 pm
  • Location: Nabeel's, map
  • Dates: Jan. 30, Feb. 13 & 27, Mar. 13, April 10
  • Time: 12:30 to 1:30 pm
  • Location: Private Dining Room, Commons on the Green 
La Tertulia
  • Day: Wednesdays (starts Jan. 21)
  • Time: 2:00 to 3:00 pm 
  • Location: Starbucks at Sterne Library, map
  • Flyer
La Cena de la Tertulia
  • Dates: Feb. 27 & April 3
  • Time: 6:00 pm
  • Location: Restaurante San Miguel, map
  • Flyer

All Levels Welcome
La Tertulia Facebook Page

UAB French Table

  • Day: Wednesdays
  • Time: 1:00 to 2:00 pm
  • Location: Lucy's Cafe, map
  • Contact Curtis Hendrickson for more information.

Stammtisch, German Conversation Table

  • Day: Thursdays (except Thanksgiving & other holidays)
  • Time: 7:30 pm 
  • Location: Giuseppe's Café in Southside, 925 Eighth St. South, 324-2626
  • For anyone who speaks German. The conversational level is intermediate to advanced. New participants are always welcome.
  • Contact Dr. David Agresti for additional information.

Upcoming Events

Alliance Française lecture by Tom Gordon

Time: 7 pm
Date: Jan. 31
Location: Hulsey Recital Hall, map

Alliance Française lecture by Jody Combs

Time: 7 pm
Date: Feb. 28
Location: Hulsey Recital Hall, map

The DFLL Welcomes New Assistant Professor in Spanish


John Maddox
(PhD in Spanish & Portuguese, Vanderbilt)

His research focuses on contemporary historical novels on slavery from Latin America. He specializes in narrative of the Hispanic Caribbean and Brazil.


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