Filmabend: Diskussion auf Deutsch über Kebab Connection (Dir. Anno Saul, 2004)
Wednesday, October 7
7pm - 7:45pm

Watch the film ahead of time on Kanopy, then meet on Zoom to discuss in German.

    Black Italian Lives Matter and the Legacy of Colonialism: A Conversation with Fred Kuwornu
    Thursday, October 8
    4pm - 5:30pm
    Zoom Meeting ID: 991 3592 7037

    Italian Studies welcomes back filmmaker and activist Fred Kuwornu to discusses the impact of Black Lives Matter in Italy, the country's colonial legacy, and Kuwornu's latest web doc series about Black Italian identity.

    McCormack-Reboussin Scholarship Information Session
    Monday, October 12
    5pm - 6pm
    Come find out about an extraordinary scholarship for majors in French & Francophone Studies.
      Chinese Studies Career Panel
      Tuesday, October 13
      7:30pm - 9:30pm
      Zoom (

      A career panel for students and other parties interested in careers in China-related fields. The four panelists will make statements and take questions. Featuring Alex Bate '18, Helen Taylor '07, Susan Jakes and Graham Webster.

      Queer Exile: Russian Emigres in Interwar Berlin and Paris
      Thursday, October 15

      Professor Utkin will discuss configurations of queer subjectivity in interwar Europe’s Russian diaspora. 

      Funding provided by the Gregory Tepper Lecture Fund, the German Studies Program, and the Reves Center for International Studies

        Tepper Speaker: GLOBAL RUSSIA
        Thursday, October 15
        5pm - 6pm
        TBD, Zoom

        The Russian and Post Soviet Studies Program invites you to the Tepper Lecture Series: Global Russia

          Yuri Lowenthal & Tara Platt in Conversation
          Thursday, October 15
          5pm - 6:30pm

          A conversation with alumnus Yuri Lowenthal '93 and  Tara Platt, two in-demand voice actors for anime and games. Lowenthal has voiced characters for Naruto, Gurren Lagann, Code Geass, Persona 4, etc. Platt has worked on Naruto, Sailor Moon, etc.

          Virtual Aperitivo - Italian Studies Homecoming
          Thursday, October 15
          5:30pm - 7pm
          Zoom Meeting ID: 949 6323 6688

          The Italian Studies Faculty invites you to join us for a virtual aperitivo during Homecoming!

          Archaeology of Colonisation: From Aesthetics to Biopolitics - Book Launch
          Thursday, October 15
          8pm - 9pm
          Zoom ID number 97750179290

          The Latin American Studies Seminar Series of The University of Queensland, Australia is hosting W&M Prof. Carlos Rivera Santana's Archaeology of Colonisation: From Aesthetics to Biopolitics book launch.  

          Fête de la Recherche
          Friday, October 16
          3:30pm - 4:30pm

          Students present their research in French & Francophone Studies

            Latin American Art in the Western World
            Friday, October 16
            Join us on Zoom: Meeting ID: 956 0168 5573 Passcode: 318531

            Talk by Valentín Concha-Núñez, Art Historian and Educator (MoMA, El Museo del Barrio, Brooklyn Museum, The Metropolitan Museum of Art).

            French & Francophone Studies Homecoming 2020
            Friday, October 16
            5pm - 6pm
            A special welcome back to our alumni in French & Francophone Studies!
            Hispanic Studies Faculty - Student - Alums Reunion
            Saturday, October 17
            1pm - 3pm

            Join your old (Young Old! Very Young Old!) Hispanic Studies professors, current faculty, and current Hispanic Studies students to Catch Up on What's New in Hispanic Studies these days!

              Monday, October 19 - Friday, October 23
              Register online

              International congress of the creative industries in Cartagena Colombia. Laura Beltrán-Rubio will present!

                Arabic Poetry Reading
                Tuesday, October 20
                3pm - 4pm
                Washington Hall,

                Modern Arabic Poetry Reading

                  An Afternoon at the Opera
                  Wednesday, October 21
                  via Zoom (ID 99537427423)

                  Join the Italian Studies Program for a special Homecoming event: An Afternoon at the Opera with guests from Virginia Opera

                  Student Stories from Abroad
                  Wednesday, October 21
                  7pm - 8pm

                  Study abroad from a student's perspective.

                  Global Studies Student Colloquium
                  Friday, October 23
                  TBD, Zoom

                  Creativity and Resilience Amidst the Pandemic: Global Approaches to COVID-19

                  RPSS Homecoming Talk “Planes, Trains, and Time Machines"
                  Friday, October 23
                  3:30pm - 4:30pm
                  Zoom event (Link to follow in Weekly Announcements)
                    German Studies Homecoming 2020
                    Friday, October 23
                    4pm - 6pm

                    Join your German Studies professors at the Zoom Homecoming! Professors Rob Leventhal, Jenny Taylor, Robin Ellis, Veronika Burney, and Jennifer Gully look forward to catching up with you!


                      "The Impact of COVID-19 on College Students Studying Abroad" by Eric Pedersen, Ph.D.
                      Wednesday, October 28
                      7pm - 8pm

                      Virtual talk : “The Impact of COVID-19 on College Students Studying Abroad” by Eric Pedersen, Ph.D.

                      WMCI Distinguished Scholar Lecture by Frank Samolis: U.S. and China Trade War
                      Thursday, October 29
                      12:50pm - 2:20pm
                      Location not specified

                      The W&M Confucius Institute and Law School are honored to host Frank R. Samolis through Zoom for a virtual lecture on U.S. and China trade relations as of 2020.

                      Japanese Studies Open House
                      Thursday, October 29
                      5pm - 6:30pm
                      Swem Library, Ford Classroom (Basement)

                      Open House/Info Session for students interested in Japanese language and culture.   Learn about the new Japanese Studies Major, the Minor, Spring Courses, Study Abroad, and More!


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