Language Tables

The Department encourages students and other members of the Villanova community to take part in the language tables. Language tables are the best option to practice what you have learned in class without the formalities of the classroom.

When and Where

The language tables take place at the Nova Cafe (former Italian Kitchen) in Dougherty Hall. Please see the schedule below for specific times for each language:

Language Day Time Place
French Wednesday 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Belle Air Terrace Connelly Center
Italian after each Italian Club meeting 6:00pm Nova Cafe
Portuguese Tuesday 12:30 pm- 1:30 pm Nova Cafe
Spanish Wednesday 4:00pm to 5:00pm Nova Cafe

Advisor's Message

— Dr. Gaetano Pastore
Italian Club Advisor &
Professor of Italian

"The Italian Club of VillanovaUniversity is open for membership to all students who have an interestin the Italian language and culture, and wish to share their interestwith fellow members. The Club provides cultural and social activitiesaimed at promoting awareness of the rich heritage of Italy in allfields of human endeavor and its officers are in constant contact withme.


Specifically, I view the Club as anextension of the classroom that aims at supplementing the classroomexperience and exposing the entire Villanova community to a variety ofsocio cultural activities, such as special lectures, field trips,conversation tables, film viewing, and dinner dances."



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