New Russian Conversation Groups!
CAPS has recently added Russian conversation groups to its schedule. Both take place at the LLC in Room 120, the LLC's new Learning Lab. They are on Thursdays from 2:00-3:00 PM and Fridays from 1:00-2:00PM.
We have Read&Write Gold on all computers in the LLC. What does it do? Hear web pages and documents read aloud to improve reading comprehension, with choice of natural voices.
Understand unfamiliar words with text and picture dictionaries
Develop writing skills with word prediction. Languages Supported: English, Mexican Spanish, Columbian Spanish, Spanish, Basque, Catalan, French, Canadian French,
Brazilian, German, Italian, Portuguese, Arabic, Russian, Mandarin and more! Get the guide here.
The LLC now has PressReader, a digital subscription service with access to thousands of magazines and newspapers from around the world in 60 languages. Come to the LLC to access it - download pubs to your device to read anywhere.
All events occur in the Language Learning Center, located in Room 124 of Ortega Hall.
Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, 1:00 - 2:00pm, Lab 4
Eva Rodríguez-González, Dept. of Spanish & Portuguese
Monday, Oct. 30, 2017, 2:00 - 3:00pm, Lab 1
Rosa Vallejos, Dept. of Spanish & Portuguese
Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017 at 1:00pm, Lab 1
Anna Olegovna Shkirev, Dept. of Foreign Languages & Literatures
Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017, 1:00 – 2:00pm, Lab 1
El feliz ingenio neomexicano: Felipe M. Chacón, Early 20th-Century Bilingual New Mexican Writer
Anna Nogar, Dept. of Spanish & Portuguese, and Debra Nieto, Masters student, Southwest Studies
Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017 at 4:00 - 5:00pm, Lab 2
Cartographies of Exclusion: “Justiça” (2004), “Juízo” (2007), and “Morro dos Prazeres” (2013)
Jeremy Lehnen, Associate Professor, Dept. of Spanish & Portuguese