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.
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Fall 2014 Conversation Tables

  • Day: Mondays
  • Time: 3:30 to 4:30 pm
  • Location: Humanities Building 424, map
  • Flyer
  • Day: Fridays
  • Time: 12:30 pm
  • Location: Starbucks at Sterne Library, map
  • For more info contact Jared Bash, jbash@uab.edu.
  • Day: Tuesdays
  • Time: 1:00 to 2:00 pm
  • Location: Humanities Building 424, map
  • All are welcome, but the conversations will focus on topics from the introductory and intermediate German courses. The last Stammtisch will take place November 18.
  • Day: Mondays
  • Time: 12:00 to 12:30 pm
  • Location: Sterne Library, map
Ciao, possiamo parlare italiano?
  • Day: Thursdays
  • Time: 6:00 pm
  • Location: Starbucks at Sterne Library, map
  • We meet up in Starbucks and move out as a group at 6:10 pm.
  • Day: Fridays  
  • Time: 12:15 pm
  • Location: Private Dining Room, Commons on the Green 
  • Please only attend this table if you are a student of Japanese or do know at least some Japanese.
  • Flyer 

Last Tertulia for Fall 2014: Nov. 12

UAB French Table

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

Alliance Française French Table

  • Day: Wednesdays
  • Time: 6:30 pm
  • Location: V Richard's, Clairmont Avenue, map 
  • Contact Clay Spicer 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.

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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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