The Department of Spanish at Western Michigan University hosts many events throughout the year.

Upcoming events

Department Video Contest for spring 2019...stay tuned.

Teatro Nuestro of Battle Creek performance of "El Nombre" by Griselda Gamaro | March 15 |
2 p.m. | 1028 Brown Hall

This performance, followed by a conversation with Director Tania Fleitas, is free and open to the public.

Writing Contest Winner is Jas McLemore for "El castillo"

2nd Certamen de Escritura en Español 

Video Contest

Video Contest Wednesday, March 20, 4:00 p.m. | 1028 Brown Hall 

Film Festival

Hispanic Film Festival | March 18, 19, 20, and 21 | 1028 Brown Hall | Information will soon be posted here.

Honors and Awards Ceremony 2019

Friday, April 5, 3 to 5 p.m. 
Bernhard Center Rooms 208 and 209

Past events

Honors and Awards Ceremony 2018

See photo gallery from the ceremony.

Dr. Felkel's Retirement

See photo gallery from the retirement party.

In Memory of Michael Braun

Continue reading here for more information.

Altar De Muertos - Día de los muertos

October 27 to November 8 | 2nd Floor Waldo Library | Information Here
El día de los muertos is associated with Mexico, but this holiday is celebrated most in Latin America.

Film Festival

Hispanic Film Festival | November 6 and 8 | 1025 Brown Hall | Continue reading here for more information.