Welcome to La Casa!
La Casa, featuring Vecinos and Amici, is a language learning community for students who want to practice and expand their knowledge of Spanish & Italian languages and culture. Both heritage and non-native speakers are encouraged to participate in this community. Any student who enjoys experiencing and learning more about Spanish and Italian customs and cultures will find La Casa a great experience! Special features of this community include: language immersion, exposure to Spanish and Italian cultures and traditions, heritage cuisine nights, discussion groups, mentorship, film/art series, and opportunities to interact with Language faculty.
La Casa is located on the first floor of Terrace 5 (beginning fall 2016) and is open to all upper-year students (Sophomores – Seniors). Residents living in La Casa will be expected to engage in conversations and actively participate in or help plan community activities.
The Department of Modern Languages and Literatures offers courses in the study of languages, literatures, and cultures. The department offers courses in Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, and Spanish.