Special Events

Events

2017

Title Date Time Location
Latin American Women in Film Oct 11 4:30pm KNE 225
STARTALK Program Jul 5 to Jul 14 8:30am to 12:00pm Chong Wa Hall
Returnings: Poems of Love and Distance
Tony Geist and Carolyn Tipton
Jun 12 7:00pm The Elliott Bay Book Company
2017 Distinguished Teaching Award Ceremony and Reception Jun 8 3:30pm to 5:30pm Meany Hall
What is Alive and What is Dead In the Work of Américo Castro
Edward Baker
Apr 21 1:30pm to 2:50pm CMU 226
How Could Concentration Camps Happen? Feb 18 1:00pm to 3:00pm KNE 120

2016

Title Date Time Location
Lost in Translation: A visual display of Seattle's linguistic landscape
Olympia Lai
Jun 2 3:00pm to 5:00pm Padelford Hall 2nd Floor C-Wing

2015

Title Date Time Location
International Ladino Day Dec 6 4:00pm to 6:30pm KNE 130
Department of Spanish & Portuguese Studies Graduation Celebration Jun 12 10:00am to 12:00pm Center for Urban Horticulture, NHS Hall
Body Borders: Soil, Sediment, and Sexual Politics in Martinique
Vanessa Agard-Jones
May 21 4:00pm to 6:00pm CMU 202-204
Dr. Ruth Behar: "People: Longing and Reinvention"
Dr. Ruth Behar
May 20 7:30pm Kane Hall 220
Conversation with Laurent Valère
Laurent Valère
May 20 3:30pm to 5:00pm CMU 120
Conversation with J. Carlos Pinto
J. Carlos Pinto
May 19 3:30pm to 5:00pm CMU 120
Dr. Ruth Behar: "Places: Loss and Memory"
Dr. Ruth Behar
May 18 7:30pm Kane Hall 220
Conversation with Jorge Miyagui and Mauricio Delgado at the Ethnic and Cultural Center 
Jorge Miyagui and Mauricio Delgado
May 18 3:00pm to 5:00pm Ethnic Cultural Center: Unity Room
The Importance of Children's Literature in Education
Lilian Álvarez Arellano
May 6 3:30pm to 4:30pm CMU 120
Cantábamos las mismas kantikas: What I Learned about Seattle Ladino in Buenos Aires
Molly FitzMorris
May 1 1:15pm to 1:30pm HUB 214

2014

Title Date Time Location
Don Quixote and Sancho Panza: Homeless in Seattle | Tickets now on sale!
eSe Teatro
Sep 10 to Sep 28 6:00pm ACT Theatre
16th Annual Seattle BrasilFest 2014 Aug 17 Seattle Center
Carmona Flamenco at the Market Aug 6 9:30pm Can Can Restaurant
Opening Reception Arturo Artorez: Tiempo & Azar Aug 1 6:30pm Jacob Lawrence Gallery
La Luna Nueva Tacoma Summer Flamenco Tour 2014 Jul 28 8:00pm New Frontier Lounge
SPAN 491 - Film Production Course | Student Presentations Jul 23 10:30am Raitt 205
Caravan to Cuba Send Off Potluck!
El Centro de la Raza
Jul 8 6:00pm to 8:00pm El Centro de la Raza
Eric and Encarnación's Flamenco de Raíz Jun 6 8:00pm The Triple Door
Arte de los Encuentros
Spanish & Portuguese Studies
Jun 5 6:30pm to 8:00pm
La Gran Familia Española (Family United) | Sponsored Film at SIFF
Seattle International Film Festival | Spanish & Portuguese Studies
Jun 3 4:15pm Pacific Place Cinemas
La Gran Familia Española (Family United) | Sponsored Film at SIFF
Seattle International Film Festival | Spanish & Portuguese Studies
Jun 2 7:00pm Egyptian Theatre
La Gran Familia Española (Family United) | Sponsored Film at SIFF
Seattle International Film Festival | Spanish & Portuguese Studies
May 30 6:00pm Kirkland Performance Center
E Agora? Lembra-Me (What Now? Remind Me)
Seattle International Film Festival
May 29 3:00pm SIFF Cinema Uptown
Los Insolitos Peces Gato (The Amazing Catfish) | Sponsored Film at SIFF
Seattle International Film Festival | Spanish & Portuguese Studies
May 27 7:00pm Harvard Exit
Walter Ferreira de Oliveira, Co-author of Pedagogy of Solidarity | Lecture, Discussion, and Reception
Global Health Resource Center | Spanish & Portuguese Studies
May 27 4:00pm to 6:30pm Foege Auditorium | Room S-060 & Vista Café
Los Insolitos Peces Gato (The Amazing Catfish) | Sponsored Film at SIFF
Seattle International Film Festival | Spanish & Portuguese Studies
May 24 11:30am SIFF Cinema Uptown
Professional development session for High School teachers of Spanish to Spanish-speaking students
Center for Spanish Studies | Instituto Cervantes | UW Spanish & Portuguese Studies
May 17 9:00am to 3:00pm Columbia Basin College
Undergraduate Research Symposium May 16 11:00am to 6:00pm Mary Gates Hall | Commons
Seattle International Film Festival 2014
Seattle International Film Festival | Spanish & Portuguese Studies
May 15 to Jun 8 Various locations
Casa Sefarad comes to Seattle
UW Stroum Center for Jewish Studies | Spanish & Portuguese Studies
May 7 2:00pm The Summit
Underground Tours in Spanish!
Cinco de Mayo
May 4 4:00pm Seattle Underground Tours
El Centro de La Raza's CINCO DE MAYO 9th Annual Celebration
El Centro de La Raza
May 3 3:00pm to 8:00pm El Centro de La Raza
Pierre Alféri | Bilingual Poetry Talk
Division of French & Italian Studies
May 1 4:30pm to 5:30pm Alliance Française de Seattle (rm 204)
Cántame una romansa: Memory, Family History, and Sephardic Ballads in Seattle | Lecture by Rina Benmayor
UW Stroum Center for Jewish Studies | Spanish & Portuguese Studies
Apr 24 7:30pm Kane Hall 110
Women Who Rock | 2014 (Un)Conference and Film Festival: HONEY and HEALING
Women Who Rock | Making Scenes, Building Communities
Apr 24 to Apr 26 5:00pm to 12:00pm Various locations
El Día del Libro | Book Day in Seattle
Instituto Cervantes Seattle | Spanish & Portuguese Studies
Apr 23 University of Washington
Cinema in Spanish Outreach Program: Silencio en la nieve
Instituto Cervantes | Spanish & Portuguese Studies
Apr 18 6:00pm Lakeside School
Keur-Gui Crew Hip-Hop Performance
Division of French & Italian Studies
Apr 11 7:00pm Samuel Kelly Ethnic Cultural Theater
Performance with Guillermo Gómez-Peña
Neddy Annual Lecture/Performance Imaginary Activism: The Role of the Artist Beyond the Art World
Apr 11 7:00pm Frye Auditorium
DELE Exam | Diplomas de Español como Lengua Extranjera
Instituto Cervantes | Spanish & Portuguese Studies
Apr 11 8:00am Location TBD
American Blockbusters Shot in Spain During the Franco Dictatorship
Instituto Cervantes | Spanish & Portuguese Studies
Apr 10 4:00pm to 5:30pm Communications 120
Encuentro Mundial de Cine 2014 | Worldwide Cinema Encounter 2014
Instituto Cervantes | Spanish & Portuguese Studies
Apr 5 1:00pm to 7:00pm Communications 120
Carmona Flamenco with Guest Dancer Ana Montes
Carmona Flamenco
Mar 29 8:00pm Café Solstice
Los títeres de Cachiporra by Federico García Lorca | SPAN 449 drama production
Spanish & Portuguese Studies
Mar 15 7:30pm Cabaret Theatre in Hutchison Hall (Room 204)
Professional Development Workshop
The Center for Spanish Studies | Spanish & Portuguese Studies
Mar 15 9:00am to 1:00pm Savery 130
Los títeres de Cachiporra by Federico García Lorca | SPAN 449 drama production
Spanish & Portuguese Studies
Mar 14 7:30pm Cabaret Theatre in Hutchison Hall (Room 204)
Los títeres de Cachiporra by Federico García Lorca | SPAN 449 drama production
Spanish & Portuguese Studies
Mar 13 7:30pm Cabaret Theatre in Hutchison Hall (Room 204)
The Chamber Singers & University Chorale Winter Quarter Concert Mar 12 7:30pm Meany Theatre
Paco Díez
Paco Díez
Mar 8 8:00pm Seattle Art Museum | Plestcheeff Auditorium
The Remarkable Life of Doña Gracia Nasi | Lecture by Andrée Aelion Brooks
Andrée Aelion Brooks
Mar 6 7:00pm to 8:00pm Seattle Art Museum | Nordstrom Lecture Hall
Master Class with Paco Díez
Paco Díez
Mar 5 3:30pm Penthouse Theater | Hutchinson Hall
Hesperion XXI: Folias Antiguas y Criollas
Gobierno de España | Acción Cultural Española
Feb 28 8:00pm Town Hall Seattle
Poetry Reading with Nathalie Handal
Nathalie Handal
Feb 25 7:00pm to 8:30pm CMU 120
Miró: The Experience of Seeing | Seattle Art Museum Feb 13 to May 26 SAM Simonyi Special Exhibition Galleries
Tango Social Mixer with UW alumna Gabriela Condrea Feb 12 8:30pm to 10:30pm O'Asian Kitchen and Lounge
Mixing Musics: The Sacred Songs of Instanbul Jews
UW Stroum Center for Jewish Studies | Sephardic Studies Program
Feb 10 7:00pm Ethnic Cultural Center
Walking the Camino: Six Ways to Santiago Feb 7 to Feb 13 SIFF Cinema Uptown
Heritage Literacy Symposium
The Center for Spanish Studies | UW STARTALK | Language Learning Center
Jan 25 9:00am to 3:00pm MGH 231
The Jews of Latin America | Lecture by Prof. Ilan Stavans Jan 10 12:00pm to 1:00pm Thomson Hall 317

2013

Title Date Time Location
First Annual UW International Ladino Day
Spanish & Portuguese Studies
Dec 5 7:00pm UW Hillel
Carmona Flamenco with Guest Dancer Ana Montes Nov 30 8:00pm Café Solstice
UW Global Village
AIESEC
Nov 26 1:30pm to 4:30pm HUB North Ballroom
Seattle Peace Chorus Performs Songs of the Americas
Seattle Peace Chorus
Nov 23 7:30pm
DELE Exam: Diploma de Español como Lengua Extranjera
DELE | Instituto Cervantes Seattle
Nov 23 8:00am Savery Hall
Master Class | Casa Patas Flamenco Foundation
Casa Patas Flamenco Foundation
Nov 21 3:45pm to 5:00pm Brechemin Auditorium | Music building
JewDub Talks featuring Prof. Ana Gómez-Bravo
Professor Ana Gomez-Bravo
Nov 7 7:00pm UW Tower Auditorium
¡Ay, amor ya no me quieras tanto!: Love me tender. 24 pezas mínimas para unha caixa de música, de Ana Romaní y la Ley de Protección Integral Contra La Violencia de Género
Silvia Bermúdez
Nov 7 3:30pm to 5:00pm CMU 120
Master Class: La Familia Valera Miranda
La Familia Valera Miranda
Nov 4 3:30pm Brechemin Auditorium
The Last Time I Saw Macao
Northwest Film Forum
Oct 25 to Oct 31
Study Abroad Fair
International Programs & Exchanges
Oct 23 10:00am to 2:00pm Mary Gates Hall Commons
SPS Autumn Welcome Reception
Spanish & Portuguese Studies
Oct 21 4:00pm to 5:30pm Simpson Center Reading/Reception Room | CMU 240
Lecture: Finding the Tombs of the Moche Queens, 1000 Years of Female Power in the North Coast of Peru
Dr. Luis Jaime Castillo Butters
Oct 16 2:00pm Seattle Art Museum | Plestcheeff Auditorium
Shift Change | Seattle Social Justice Film Festival
Shift Change
Oct 13 1:30pm Rainier Valley Cultural Center
El Artista y la Modelo | Fernando Trueba
Seattle Latino Film Festival
Oct 12 5:00pm AMC Pacific Place
Ladino/Judezmo as a Jewish Language
David Bunis
Oct 9 6:00pm to 8:00pm Hillel UW
The Americas Media Initiative: Cuban Filmmaker Marilyn Solaya
En el cuerpo equivocado
Oct 7 4:30pm to 6:30pm Thomson 101
5th Annual Seattle Latino Film Festival
5th Annual Seattle Latino Film Festival
Oct 4 to Oct 13
Kultura: a night celebrating Romani Gypsy music and culture Oct 3 8:00pm Columbia City Theater
Don Quixote and Sancho Panza, Homeless in Seattle at ACT Sep 15 2:30pm ACT Theatre
Flamenco Seattle Presents Flamenco Cajón Master Classes with Sergio Martínez  Sep 14 1:00pm to 3:00pm Flamenco Seattle Music & Dance Studio
Graduation Celebration Jun 14 7:00pm to 9:00pm Center for Urban Horticulture
DELE Exam: Diploma de Español como Lengua Extranjera
DELE | Instituto Cervantes Seattle
May 25
Opening Reception for the Centelles exhibit Jan 22 4:00pm

2012

Title Date Time
Actividad de desarrollo profesional para profesores de español: El Siglo de Oro en la clase de español Dec 1 9:00am
El Camino de Santiago Nov 3 9:00am
Carlos Núñez Master Class Oct 24 3:30pm
Annual Potluck to Celebrate the New School Year and Get to Know Our New Colleagues Sep 28 5:00pm
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITY May 5 8:00am
Safe Campus Training Apr 20 3:30pm
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITY Apr 7 8:00am
Grading Workshop Apr 2 3:30pm
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITY Mar 31 8:00am
"La Marinera Limena es asi­" Mar 10 9:30am

2011

Title Date Time
Departmental Potluck Oct 14 1:30pm
GRADUATION CELEBRATION Jun 10 7:00pm
ANNUAL FIRE ALARM HORN TEST May 11 7:15am
Teacher Training Seminar on Traditional Hispanic Balladry Apr 23 8:30am
Graduate Student Thesis Roundtable Jan 28 1:30pm

2010

Title Date Time
GRADUATION CELEBRATION Jun 11 7:00pm
SEMANA DE MÉXICO: Food Tasting/Closing Ceremony Feb 18 7:30pm
SEMANA DE MÉXICO: Inauguration Ceremony Feb 16 5:30pm

2009

Title Date Time
WORKSHOP: Teaching Spanish to Heritage Speakers Nov 3 5:00pm
INFO SESSION: Grants for North American Language & Culture Assistants in Spain Mar 11 1:30pm
SEMANA DE MÉXICO: Closing Ceremony Feb 27 4:45pm
World Languages Day Feb 27 8:45am
SEMANA DE MÉXICO: Fashion Show of Rebozos Feb 24 7:00pm
SEMANA DE MÉXICO: Inauguration Ceremony Feb 23 7:00pm
CAREER DISCOVERY WEEK: "Career Paths for Foreign Language Majors" Jan 28 4:30pm