Department Events and Groups

Calendar of Events

Click here to view the calendar of upcoming events! Details on upcoming events can be found below!


Georgetown University - Georgetown Environment Initiative

October 12, 2017 -  10am to 6pm

Regents Hall, Suit 391


This conference brings together talks on various aspects of Brazilian culture and its

relation to the environment, including ecocriticism in literature and cinema, plants and

animals in Brazilian writings, colonial and post-colonial perceptions of the environment,

Brazilian critiques of anthropocentrism, etc.



Jens Andermann - New York University

Juan-Carlos Galeano – Florida State University

Gabriel Giorgi – New York University

Maria Esther Maciel - Federal University of Minas Gerais

Malcolm McNee – Smith College

Victor Mendes – University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth

Victoria Saramago – University of Chicago

Patrícia Vieira - Georgetown University


For further information, click here!


Departmental Groups and Organizations

Spanish Club 

Spanish club photo

Information to be announced!

GSPSO: Graduate Spanish and Portuguese Student Association 

Group 2

Information to be announced!


Looking for an informal environment to practice your Spanish, Portuguese, or Catalan? Attend a coffee hour hosted by the Spanish and Portuguese Department in ICC 4th Floor!

Spanish Coffee Hour (Hora del Café): Tuesdays, 1 - 2 pm

Catalan Coffee Hour (L'hora del Café Catalá): Wednesdays, 5 - 6 pm

Portuguese Coffee Hour (Bate-Papo): Thursdays: 2 - 4 pm