Location: 111 Phillips Hall (PH)

Phone: (319) 335-2923

Website: https://dwllc.uiowa.edu/

About the Division of World Languages, Literatures, and Cultures (DWLLC)

Programs in the Division include:

The language programs in the DWLLC all run conversation hours for extra speaking and signing practice, starting the second week of classes. Dates and times are listed below.

  • ASL Conversation Hours
    • Begin the week of January 24th
    • Every other Monday, 6:00-7:00 PM (318 PH)
    • Tuesdays 10:30-11:20 AM (virtual)
    • Wednesdays, 1:30-2:20 PM (virtual)
    • Thursdays, 10:30-11:20 AM (virtual)
    • You must register to attend any event - check out your course ICON page for registration details!
  • Chinese Corner
    • February 2, February 10, February 23, March 3, March 23, April 7, April 20
    • 5:00-6:00 PM
    • 318 PH
  • German Kaffeeklatsch
    • Wednesdays, 5:00-6:00 PM (no meeting during spring break or the last week of classes)
    • 612 PH
  • Italian Conversation Hour
    • Wednesdays, 12:30-1:20 p.m.
    • Zoom meeting ID: 99256479487
    • For more information, email cinzia-blum@uiowa.edu
  • Japanese language table
    • Elementary: Wednesdays, 3:30-4:30 PM
      • In-person (612 PH): February 2, February 16, March 2, March 30, April 13, April 27 
      • Virtual: February 9, February 23, March 9, March 23, April 6, April 20
        • Meeting ID: 955 7237 4055
        • Passcode: 557270
    • Advanced: Fridays, 3:30-4:30 PM 
      • January 28, February 11, February 25, March 11, March 25, April 8, April 22
      • 612 PH
  • Korean
    • Thursdays, 5:00-6:00 PM
    • 120 PH

Other departmental co-curricular support for undergraduate success: 

  • French grammar table
  • German tutoring
    • Spring 2022 information coming soon!
  • Italian tutoring
    • Students interested in Italian tutoring should contact their instructor and will then be paired with an upper level student of Italian.
  • Spanish Grammar Center
    • Grammar help for any level of Elementary or Intermediate Spanish (Spanish General Education classes- SPAN:1001, 1002, 1003, 1501, 1502, and 1503)
    • In-person and virtual options (see flyer linked above for days, times, and a sign-up QR code)

For additional support information within the Division of World Languages, Literatures & Cultures, check out the Center for Language and Culture Learning Tutor Iowa Page.