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Language Tables

Speak up!  Find your voice and new friends in French, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, and Quechua.  

French Table / la table française


This weekly conversation table is open to everyone with an interest in speaking French regardless of level.  Come join us for conversation or just to listen! Anyone on campus interested in making new friends and learning about French and Francophone culture and language is welcome.

When: Wednesdays, 5:00 - 6:00 p.m. starting 1/26/2022
Where: French Parlor at Mary Lyndon Hall on Myers Quad 
Contact: Emily Kraus  Email Emily when you arrive so she can unlock the door for you.

Italian Table / La TAvola Italiana

ConcettaEveryone interested in the language and culture of Italy is welcome to join us and make new friends.  This conversation group meets weekly and is open to anyone on campus with an interest in speaking Italian, regardless of level. 

When: Wednesdays at 4:00 p.m. starting 1/24/22
Where: Law School Café
Contact: Dr. Concettina Pizzuti

Portuguese Table / Mesa Portuguesa

Cris LiraMesa Portuguesa is our weekly Portuguese conversation hour.  Come join us to practice Portuguese and make new friends!  Anyone on campus interested in the language and cultures of Portuguese-speaking countries is welcome.  Previous knowledge of Portuguese language is not required. 

When: Mondays at 5:00 - 6:00 p.m. starting 1/24/2022
Where: Einstein Bros. Bagels @ Main Library  
Contact: Dr. Cristiane Lira  

Spanish Table / Mesa de Español

TimekoThis weekly discussion group is facilitated during Spring Semester 2022 by Ms. Meko McFadden, UGA ROML PhD student in Hispanic Literature.  It is a great opportunity to meet new people, learn about Hispanic culture and simply practice the language in a fun, informal and friendly environment! Looking for reasons to join us?  Want to meet students who are native Spanish speakers and learn about culture?  Are you going abroad or just got back and want to maintain the language?  Want to gain extra practice to prepare for the “Spanish Only” rule in your class?  Do you think it will be fun to just practice Spanish and become more fluent?  ALL LEVELS WELCOME!

When: Mondays 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm starting 1/24/2022
Where: MLC 245 or Zoom
Contact: Timeko McFadden for the link

Quechua Table / Rimasunchis

saraOur weekly Quechua Table is Rimasunchis.  All who are interested are welcome and encouraged to join!  No prior knowledge of Quechua is required to attend.  Those interested in joining can contact Sarah Hubbel for the Zoom link.  Tupananchiskamayá! 

When: Wednesdays 4:00-5:00 pm starting 1/26/2022
Where: Zoom 
Contact: Sarah Hubbel 


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