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Department of Modern Languages


Sep 21, 2019
On Sunday, September 15, the Chinese Club at WSU hosted the annual Fall semester event, Mid-Autumn Festival at the Fairborn Community Park. The club hosted the free event and provided everything from food to presentations to games and activities. Local and international students from different countries had a chance to learn more about this festival, try Chinese American Food, traditional snacks, play games, win prices and try the special pastry of the Mid-Autumn Festival, the moon cake....
Sep 13, 2019
Wright State graduate David Hardman fell in love with France while studying abroad.
Sep 3, 2019
On Friday, August 30, 2019, the French club participated in the Fall Fest!  Wright State students were introduced to the French language and programs while enjoying some yummy French candies.
Apr 30, 2019
On Friday April 26, eleven students were nominated for lifetime membership in the Wright State chapter of Pi Delta Phi, la Société d’Honneur Française. They met the strict scholastic requirements for membership, having a minimum GPA of 3.25 in their French courses and a minimum 3.0 overall GPA. The Theta Epsilon chapter of Pi Delta Phi, the national French honor society founded in 1906, upholds the Society's commitment to recognizing outstanding scholarship in the French language and...
Apr 26, 2019
Our Spanish faculty hosted our annual Sigma Delta Pi induction ceremony on April 12th, 2019. Congratulations to Gretchen C. Deters, Camryn J. Potter and Steven N. Willis.
Apr 22, 2019
On Friday April 18, 2019, The Department of Modern Languages hosted their Spring Semester End of Year Award Ceremony. They celebrated their students and enjoyed refreshments, food and door prizes!
Apr 11, 2019
Pierre Horn, who taught at Wright State for 24 years, hopes his scholarship will encourage students to study French and travel to France or Quebec to improve their speaking ability.
Apr 8, 2019
On Friday April 5, 2019,  French professors Abadie and Daddah, organized a “Conversation Evening" for their French Conversation classes. They invited their students to an evening of conversation and good food. The students conversed with a group of French speaking people from Mauritania, Rwanda, Senegal, France, Ivory Coast, Lebanon , Quebec and Belgium. Each French speaking participant brought a dish from their country and introduced it to the audience. The students then conversed with the...
Apr 8, 2019
When she begins her Fulbright experience in Taiwan this summer, it will be the fifth foreign country Emma Peterson has lived and studied in during the past four years.
Apr 8, 2019
On Saturday April 6, French professor Pascale Abadie and French students visited the “Paris 1900” exhibit at the museum of Cincinnati. They then enjoyed a yummy “gauffre” (waffle) at the Taste of Belgium restaurant.


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