Student Organizations

Foreign Language Ambassadors

Foreign Language Ambassadors will serve as the official hosts and hostesses for the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures.  Ambassadors are responsible for assisting when needed with the recruitment, retention, public relations, and alumni activities for the department.  Foreign Languages students must apply to become an Ambassador.  Click here for application.  For advising, please contact Belita Faki, belita@uab.edu.

 

Foreign Language Student Organizations and Clubs

Organization Contact

Le Club F

Un peu effronté?  Non, c'est le Club F!

Good times, good food, and, with some effort, you'll be speaking French and ready to go to France and put it all in practice.
Check the bulletin board for notice of meetings!

President:
- Jared Bash

Vice President:
- Sue Tisdale

Treasurer:
- Sierra Hanley

Secretary:
- Kala Morgan

Faculty Advisor:
- Margaret Bond

Italian Club

Faculty Advisor:
Belita Faki

Spanish Club

The Spanish Club is an organization that encompasses a diverse group of enthusiasts of the Spanish language and of Hispanic cultures. As an organization, we strive to improve our language skills and cultural understanding.  We participate in numerous activities, such as the UAB International Bazaar, monthly/weekly conversational dinners.

President:
- Ansley Godwin

Faculty Advisor:
- Roberto Mayoral

Co-advisor:
- María-Jesús Centeno

 

Sigma Delta Pi Spanish Honor Society

Faculty Advisor:
Carlos Orihuela

President:
Laura Sublett

S.A.L.S.A.

The University of Alabama at Birmingham Spanish And Latino Student Association (SALSA): ¡¡¡CALLING ALL UAB HISPANIC STUDENTS!!!   If you’re Latino, Spanish, taking Spanish, or simply enjoy some of the many culinary and musical aspects of Latin American and Spanish culture, you are invited to join us; S.A.L.S.A. (Spanish And Latino Student Association) has been created as a way to unite all the UAB students who share these interests.

Faculty Advisor:
- Delores Carlito

DFLL Contact:
- Lourdes Sánchez-López

Manos Juntas

The purpose of this program shall be to establish a partnership between faculty and Hispanic/Latino students to foster education, research, and service focusing on Hispanics/Latinos in Alabama

Manos Juntas Site