This semester's Italian and French Conversation Tables are back and open to students, staff, and faculty. Each event is held in Espresso Royal Café, located on the corner of Goodwin Avenue and Oregon Street in Urbana. The weekly Caffettino! events are organized every Monday from 5-6 pm by PhD candidate in Italian Studies: Soraya Chipolla ( It features a variety of topics, such as the Italian school system, music, and celebrations and customs in Italy and the United States. In Spring 2023, Pause Café meets every other Wednesday from 4-5 pm. It is organized by our graduate exchange student from the University of Poitiers: Séverine Dubet (  Feel free to joint these events!

Many thanks to Soraya and Séverine for their work!