Spanish Department News

Spanish Banquet
April 29, 5:30 – 7:00



On November 22, Spanish students gathered at the Rose House, la Casa Hispánica, to hear Professor Cecilia Cornejo, professor of Theatre at St. Olaf and Carleton, as she presented a lecture and presentation on the events of September 11, 2001 in relation to her experiences as a native Chilean and the events of the “Golpe de Estado” in 1973. Through a visual presentation, Professor Cornejo reflected upon her personal experiences during the terrorist strike in Chile and the conversations with her parents in relation to the aftermath of the 9/11 attacks and how to cope and live with such acts of domestic trauma.


On October 3rd, Students and faculty gathered in the Tomson Hall Lantern for ¡Tertulia y Tapas! Students from Spanish 250 and other courses came to enjoy tapas enpañolas and conversation with the Spanish faculty and staff. Stay tuned for some pictures of the Spanish Departments recent Tertulia y Tapas event!  ¡Que Divertido!