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French Club Game Night - March 5

Join us for some fun jeux de société and French conversation Monday, March 5 4 - 6 pm in HUMN 350 Venez nombreux!

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Italian International Film Series

Tavola Italiana Recommends: Lina Wertmüller and her films As part of the International film series at CU Boulder: Oct 10 - Behind the White Glasses (2015, documentary on Lina Wertmüller by Valerio Ruiz) Oct 11 - Love and Anarchy (1973) Oct 12 - Swept Away (1974) Oct 13 - Seven...

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France vs. Italy - Soccer Game

French students vs. Italian students Monday, October 16 at 3:30 PM Kittredge North Soccer Field RSVP to your teacher ASAP Who will win? Show your soccer spirit and come play for cheer!

(Re)activism: Artists and Academics as Political Agents

Graduate Student Converence O ctober 6-7, 2017 Wolf Law Building at the University of Colorado Boulder Keynote speaker: Dr. Frieda Ekotto of the University of Michigan Hosted by the Department of French & Italian at the University of Colorado Boulder Call for papers Art is necessarily in conversation with the...

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Congratulations to Suzanne Magnanini

Suzanne Magnanini has been awarded the first Biennial Kayden Translation Award for her translation of Straparola’s The Pleasant Nights ! The Kayden Translation Awards is given to honor the memory of Eugene Kayden, a translator in his own right, to promote the translation of texts that would help promote the...

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Yoga in Italian - March 5

You're invited to a yoga class in Italian! Italian yoga teacher Antonietta Capotondi Monday, March 5 4:15-5:15 pm in THTR (University Theatre Building) W150 Free!! Bring your mat. Sign up with your Italian teacher

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The benefits of a bilingual brain - TEDED

Feb. 26, 2018

It’s obvious that knowing more than one language can make certain things easier — like traveling or watching movies without subtitles. But are there other advantages to having a bilingual (or multilingual) brain? Mia Nacamulli details the three types of bilingual brains and shows how knowing more than one language...

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Priscilla Craven wins 2017 Best Should Teach Gold Award

Aug. 24, 2017

Congratulations to Italian Senior Instructor, Priscilla Craven, for receiving the 2017 Best Should Teach Gold Award.

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Honoring their mothers, Italian scholars fund scholarship and say ‘ciao’

Aug. 3, 2017

Photo by Craig Levinsky Outgoing Associate Dean for the Arts and Humanities in the College of Arts and Sciences, Valerio Ferme, and his spouse, Giorgio Corda, a professor of Italian at the University of Colorado Boulder, have established the Andermarch Cicogna Endowed Scholarship Fund. In alternating years, the scholarship will...

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Warren Motte - Book Release

July 11, 2017

French Fiction Today focuses on the French novel in the twenty-first century, examining a series of works that are exemplary of broader currents in the genre. Each of these texts wagers insistently upon our willingness to speculate about literature and its uses, in an age when the value of literature...