Department of Modern Languages and Cultures – News
October 31, 2019
RIT brings more technology into new language lab
A new classroom lab, complete with wireless headphones, large touch-screen monitors and retractable computers that can be lowered into desks to improve visibility, has opened in RIT’s Department of Modern Languages and Cultures.
September 25, 2019
RIT's Italian Program Coordinator honors Rochester's first female Vice Mayor
Dr. Elisabetta D'Amanda, Italian Program Coordinator, and Sabrina McCune, SG Italian Club President will be representing RIT at this year's Italian Heritage Luncheon held at Rochester City Hall.
May 2, 2019
RIT graduate on her way to Kosovo to teach English
Growing up in Youngstown, N.Y., near Niagara Falls, Alessandra Santarosa always had the urge to explore. As she readies to graduate this month from RIT with a bachelor’s degree in political science and minors in German, and sociology and anthropology, Santarosa is ready for more adventures: joining the Peace Corps and teaching English in Kosovo for two years.
April 1, 2019
RIT’s College of Liberal Arts honors students for writing excellence
RIT’s College of Liberal Arts honored student achievement in writing on Friday with the presentation of more than a dozen writing awards for essays varying from sanctuary cities, how democracies can withstand outside meddling, and the excavation, preservation and reconstruction of a London theater where Shakespearian plays debuted.
January 18, 2018
RIT offers new bachelor's degree in modern languageA new bachelor's degree in applied modern language and culture will be offered to students at RIT this fall that will provide advanced studies of languages and cultures that directly apply to the global workplace and economy.