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Italian MA thesis presentations

Welcome to the University of Virginia’s Department of Spanish, Italian and Portuguese. Our Department is strongly committed to excellence in the study of literatures, cultures, and languages. In the 2010 NRC ranking the University of Virginia graduate program in Spanish was ranked among the best in the nation.

Macchupicchu

Welcome to the University of Virginia’s Department of Spanish, Italian and Portuguese. Our Department is strongly committed to excellence in the study of literatures, cultures, and languages. In the 2010 NRC ranking the University of Virginia graduate program in Spanish was ranked among the best in the nation.

Italian majors at the opera

Welcome to the University of Virginia’s Department of Spanish, Italian and Portuguese. Our Department is strongly committed to excellence in the study of literatures, cultures, and languages. In the 2010 NRC ranking the University of Virginia graduate program in Spanish was ranked among the best in the nation.

Welcome to the University of Virginia’s Department of Spanish, Italian and Portuguese. Our Department is strongly committed to excellence in the study of literatures, cultures, and languages. In the 2010 NRC ranking the University of Virginia graduate program in Spanish was ranked among the best in the nation.

Sigma Delta Pi Inductees - Fall 2013

Welcome to the University of Virginia’s Department of Spanish, Italian and Portuguese. Our Department is strongly committed to excellence in the study of literatures, cultures, and languages. In the 2010 NRC ranking the University of Virginia graduate program in Spanish was ranked among the best in the nation.

Spanish play Decir sí

Welcome to the University of Virginia’s Department of Spanish, Italian and Portuguese. Our Department is strongly committed to excellence in the study of literatures, cultures, and languages. In the 2010 NRC ranking the University of Virginia graduate program in Spanish was ranked among the best in the nation.

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Events

Thursday, September 10th

  1. Italian Film Series
    • Mafioso. Alberto Lattuada, 1962.
      When a good-natured factory supervisor living in Milan with his Northern wife returns to his native Sicily, a decades' old oath forces him to fulfill a nightmarish obligation.

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Wednesday, September 16th

  1. SPAN Major Declaration Workshop (Sep 16 at 5:30PM)
    • The Fall 2015 Spanish major declaration workshop will be held on Wednesday, September 16 at 5:30pm (location TBA). Students who want to declare a major should attend and bring a Declaration of Major form, available in the College Registrar’s Office located in Monroe Hall 101.

      In order to declare a major in Spanish, a student must have completed SPAN 3010 (Grammar & Composition I) or the equivalent, with a grade of C or better. A C- is insufficient. Please click here for additional information about majoring in Spanish.

      The workshop will be presided over by Spanish Faculty Advisors who will review the highlights of declaring a Spanish major, answer questions from students, assign advisors, and sign major declaration forms during the workshop. All students are welcome to attend to get more information about the Spanish program.

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Thursday, September 24th

  1. Italian Film Series
    • SEPTEMBER 24TH: Johnny Stecchino. Roberto Benigni, 1991.
       A kindhearted but bumbling idiot who likes to steal bananas, is passed off for a snitch hiding from the mob.

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