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Pause-café

The French Division of the Department of World Languages and Cultures is VERY pleased to announce the resumption of the “pause-café” conversation table. It will be led this year by Eponine Leurs, visiting instructor of French. During this afternoon coffee break, we encourage everyone who is interested in practicing their French to stop by the Campus Center near Jake’s Java from 4:15-5:15 pm and engage in some informal conversation with Eponine and Albright students who study French.

Please note that per the current mask mandate, all participants must wear masks since this an official indoor event. If and when the mandate is lifted, Eponine reserves the right to continue to require participants to wear masks.

The “pause-café” will be held on the following dates this semester:

  • August 31
  • September 6
  • September 14
  • September 20
  • September 28
  • October 11
  • October 19
  • October 25
  • November 2
  • November 8
  • November 16

Café Hispano

The Spanish Division of the Department of World Languages and Cultures is VERY pleased to announce the resumption of the “Café Hispano” conversation table. It will be led this year by Laura López, visiting instructor of Spanish. During this afternoon coffee break, we encourage everyone who is interested in practicing their Spanish to stop by the Campus Center near Jake’s Java from 4:15-5:15 pm and engage in some informal conversation with Laura and Albright students who study Spanish. Students do not need to be a Spanish co-major or minor, they just need to have the desire to speak Spanish!

The “Café Hispano” will be held on the following dates this semester:

  • August 30
  • September 7
  • September 13
  • September 21
  • September 27
  • October 12
  • October 18
  • October 26
  • November 1
  • November 9
  • November 15

Workshops: “Success in a Foreign Language” 

Join the tutors of the Academic Learning Center and faculty for study tips and tricks for your world language and culture classes. Keep an eye on this space for the spring 2021 dates!

The Academic Learning Center has more great workshops and resources. Learn about them at the ALC’s web page.


Individual Tutoring 

Students of French and Spanish in 100 and 200-level courses can meet with a peer tutor from the Academic Learning Center.


Small-Group Study Sessions

SPA 102 Study Sessions with Dr. McGovern every Tuesday 4-4:50 pm

Via Zoom https://Albright.zoom.us/j/89687862199

In this 1-hour Drop-in Session, Dr. McGovern will provide support and answer any questions you have about the material covered in your SPA 102 class.

Stay 5 minutes or stay 50 — up to you!

Come to this session to practice and sharpen your language skills!