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FLavien Falantin (center) Leads Graduate Students in Public Presentations Student of Italian Ryan Colbert sings an aria from Puccini’s <em>La Bohème</em> at the annual MFLL Awards Ceremony Catherine Greer (PhD Candidate German Studies) Wins Prestigious Fellowships! Lecture on Puerto Rican Popular Culture: Wednesday, March 28, 2018, 5pm Hodges Library Auditorium MFLL Soccer Tournament Scheduled for April 11th 4:30pm-7pm MFLL graduate students host inaugural Vernacular Symposium Feb 23-24

The Department of Modern Foreign Languages & Literatures develops language proficiency to foster critical thinking through literary, cinematic, and linguistic analysis and hence to establish incisive perspectives on cultures and civilizations, including our own. The many faculty and student accomplishments in research, teaching, and service to the community build a solid foundation for exciting professional futures by informed, engaged citizens.

Students can earn a B.A. in Modern Foreign Languages and Literatures with a concentration in French, German, Italian, Russian, or Spanish. We also offer a concentration in Language and World Business, available for all of these languages plus Arabic, Chinese, Japanese, and Portuguese. Classes are available in a tenth language, Hebrew, as well. For Persian, we offer modified self-instructional language learning; for more information, please visit "Taped Language Program".

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