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Do you want to travel the globe? Stand out in your professional career? Are you ready to interact one-on-one with world class faculty in an immersive, versatile and supportive educational environment? If so, welcome to our community of scholars! Expand your French, Italian or Spanish language skills in the UB Department of Romance Languages and Literatures, and you'll be amazed how quickly the world expands to meet you.

High School Spanish Essay Contest

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Students registered for the contest should report to 120 Clemens Hall by 10 am Saturday April 21, 2018.

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