College of Humanities and Social Sciences: Spanish and Italian Dept. Alumni Gathering
Open to: Spanish and Italian alumni
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Location: Schmitt Hall, 1st Floor Lobby
Registration is required
Description: The Department of Spanish and Italian is excited to share our exciting new instructional facilities located in the recently dedicated Schmitt Hall. We are particularly proud of our state of the art 24 position Translation and Interpreting Lab which includes access to SDL Trados, the premier translation memory tool in use by major translation firms and freelancers, and a simultaneous interpreting system with four booths and capacity for 8 interpreters and 24 delegates. We also invite you to see our new Digital Language Lab with 36 student positions, our video recording studio, sound proof booths for audio recordings, and other facilities, including large-screen displays and international TV. Join faculty members, Drs. Linda Gould-Levine, Maria José García Vizcaino, Raúl Galoppe, Dr. Diana Guemárez-Cruz and Marisa Trubiano to hear about the exciting news about our MA and MAT programs in Spanish, our Spanish Graduate Certificate Program in Translation and Interpreting, our post BA Instructional Certificate programs in Spanish and Italian, and future plans for additional post BA programs. We welcome the opportunity to meet with you, our dear former alum and to hear about your lives and suggestions for our Department.