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Welcome to the Department of Modern Languages! We offer ten language programs: Arabic, ASL, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish. (Photo: Krit Upra)
All of our courses effectively use media and technology to help students gain valuable communicative skills that are culturally appropriate. (Photo: Krit Upra)
The Chinese section celebrated the Chinese New Year with paper cutting and calligraphy workshops as well as food tasting and traditional live music!
The Japanese section offered a Kimono demonstration, calligraphy and food tasting during an exciting evening in the fireside lounge. (Photo: Krit Upra)
Learn a modern language, and prepare to live and work in a global and multicultural society, both at home and abroad. The Department of Modern Languages and Cultures is committed to preparing students for active participation in a global society, by providing the instruction of highest standard in modern languages and cultures. Our diverse faculty members dynamically engage students in learning languages and cultures through classes and a variety of activities including colloquiums, conversation tables, student-centered cultural activities and clubs, and study abroad programs.