Events

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

CURRENT Events

Mesa española / Spanish table

Mesa española / Spanish table

Tutorías de español / Free Spanish tutoring

Tutorías de español / Free Spanish tutoring

 

Upcoming Events

Visit and Talk by alumna Isabel López Slattery - Friday, Feb. 3, 2023, 12-1 p.m., 2028 Brown

"How Spanish Unlocks a World of Adventure"

Isabel studied Spanish and Communications at WMU between 2006 and 2011. She now owns her own successful photography and communications company, Isabel Media Studios, located in Grand Rapids.

Come and learn what a degree in Spanish can do for you!

"How Spanish Unlocks a World of Adventure" poster

 

New Spanish Club

Coming soon! Past information below.

Spanish Club poster

Department Video Contest

Coming soon! Past information below.

See the rules for submission. 

Department Writing Contest

Coming soon! Past information below.

See the rules for submission. 

OTHER Past 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.

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

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.