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"Islam & Women"

Time: 7:00 to 8:30 pm
Date: Feb. 20
Location: Hulsey Recital Hall, Room 105, map
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"Re-imagining the Humanities: Taking the Curriculum Beyond Campus"

Time: 12:00 pm
Date: Mar. 9
Location: Mervyn H. Sterne Library, Room 163, map
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Best Practices for Language Students to Prepare for a Competitive Global Job Market

Time: 2:30 to 4:00 pm
Date: Mar. 9
Location: Mervyn H. Sterne Library, Room 163, map
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DFLL Video Contest

Students will develop a video that promotes language learning and provides the audience with compelling reasons on how languages and culture link us all together in today’s world!
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Spring 2016 Palomitas

Spring 2016 Palomitas
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Spring 2016 Conversation Tables

Conversation Tables FLL UAB
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Ling Ma Receives 2016 Alabama Educator of Excellence

Ling Ma Receives 2016 Alabama Educator of ExcellenceLing Ma was honored at the annual conference of the Alabama World Language Association at Troy University, Troy Alabama. She was awarded the 2016 Alabama Educator of Excellence, Post-Secondary Educator & Alabama’s Nominee for the SCOLT Educator of the Year, Awarded by the Board of Directors of The Alabama World Languages Association.

John Maddox Selected for the AATSP Member Spotlight

John Maddox Selected for the AATSP Member SpotlightLearning Spanish and Portuguese has given me a special sense of freedom. I grew up in a mostly monolingual community in rural Georgia, but ever sense I took Jane “Juana” Futral’s Spanish 1 class at Wheeler County High School, I knew I wanted to be a language teacher. Read More

DFLL Wins 2nd Place in Service Learning Category at UAB Expo

DFLL Expo 2015DFLL students DeAngalo Nesby, M. Amy Hardison and Jenifer Montejo won the Second Place Award at the UAB Expo for Service Learning for their poster Addressing the Healthcare Needs of Hispanic Patients in Clinical Settings in Alabama. There were 82 posters and 375 students presenting. Congratulations to our students!

Dr. Moore to Conduct First Comprehensive Study of Centuries-old Legal Case

John K. Moore The Institute for Pilgrimage Studies at the College of William & Mary recently selected Associate Professor John K. Moore, Jr. as a recipient of a research fellowship. Read the UAB News article.

New Publication, El mundo hispanohablante contemporáneo

El mundo hispanohablante contemporáneo Professor Lourdes Sánchez-López published a new book, El mundo hispanohablante contemporáneo: historia, política, sociedades y culturas (Routledge, 2016) with co-author Professor Clara Mojica-Díaz (Tennessee State University). It is a comprehensive and innovative book for advanced students of Spanish, based on their research on applied constructivism.

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