Loyola University Maryland

Modern Languages & Literatures

Cultural Events

Chinese Club
Friday, Sept. 13 at 3.00 - Mid-Autumn Festival Celebration, VVR2
Friday, Oct. 4 at 4.00 - Movie Screening: Curse of the Golden Flower, VVR1
Friday, Oct. 25 at 3.00 - Calligraphy Workshop, VVR2
Friday, Nov. 1 at 4.00 - Movie Screening: IP Man 3, VVR1
Friday, Nov. 15 at 3.00 - Game Hour, VVR2
Friday, Dec. 6 at 4.00 - Movie Screening: Body Guards & Assassinates, VVR1

Career Night
Modern Languages & Literatures will hold a Career Night on Monday, October 21, 7:30-8:30 p.m. in Knott Hall B01.

Arabic Events
Arabic Club Movie Screening - Wednesday, October 2 at 3.00, "Tomorrow's Children  ا  أطفال الغدّ"
An award winning short documentary about six Syrian children who escaped the war in Aleppo and got stuck in child labor.

Arabyola's Guest Speaker will be on Wednesday, October 23 at 4.30.  The guest is Lobna, or Luby Ismail.  She is a leading authority in Cultural Competence, Diversity, Inclusion, Islamophobia, and Arab Culture.  The title is "Arab and American Muslims facts: Breaking Barriers, Building Bridges."

Finally, there will be the 7th Annual Henna/Mehndi Workshop on Wednesday, November 20 from 2.30-4.30.

Italian Club Event
Thursday, September 26 from 5.00-7.00 in MH 242 - Film Ciao, Professore! with brief introductory presentation about the Italian education system.  The trailer of the film can be seen here:  https://www.imdb.com/videoplayer/vi2783878681
Friday, October 25 - Rome Study Abroad session with Q and A; room TBA.
November 8 or 15 - cannoli making; room TBA
December 6 or 7 - Holiday Party; room TBA

Nora Benedict
Alumni

Nora Benedict

Nora credits her Loyola education with affording her critical thinking skills and relationships with faculty, both of which inspired a career in academia

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