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Department of Modern Languages


Apr 8, 2019
The Department of Modern Languages hosted their annual “Favorite Poems Friday” on April 5, 2019.  This event featured an array of poems presented by 30 language students. The students and faculty read poems in Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, and Spanish, selected from their favorite authors, and/or shared original pieces with those in attendance at the atrium of Millet Hall. The original poems read at the event were contributed by students from the Afro-Hispanic Culture and the...
Mar 24, 2019
Kirsten Halling is a role model of teaching effectiveness in the Department of Modern Languages and the College of Liberal Arts.
Mar 19, 2019
The Department of Modern Languages in Wright State’s College of Liberal Arts will offer a new fully online course, Beginning German I (GER 1010.A01), beginning in Summer 2019. German learners from throughout the United States can enroll in this course, and Wright State students can fulfill their language credit requirements during the summer. The benefits of an online course for students include: 1) Multimedia Online Classroom Learning German online has many advantages. Students will learn...
Mar 18, 2019
On Saturday March 16, 2019, French professors Pascale Abadie and Karine Daddah organized a French cooking class with their French students. The students preprared a delicious salade niçoise, croque monsieur/madame & profiteroles!
Mar 10, 2019
French students had fun at the French club coffee break on February 27th painting Le Louvre while enjoying yummy French pastries and coffee.
Mar 7, 2019
For the past six months, Megan McKarns has lived in El Salvador, working with families and performing mission work.
Dec 19, 2018
German professors, Dr. Dona, Frau Powers, and Dr. Sturdevant hosting an evening of Holiday fun with cookie decorating and watching a German fairy tale. 
Dec 19, 2018
Brenna Marce, President of the German Club and Dr. Sturdevant volunteering at Germania Society.  The German Club enjoyed the start of the Holiday Season with a trip to Germania Society, eating seasonal Christmas food and listening to great music. 
Dec 17, 2018
Congratulations to our graduates! (December 2018)
Dec 13, 2018
Damaris Serrano, associate professor of Spanish at Wright State, received Panama's Ricardo Miró National Award for her essay on the evolution of Panamanian poetry and literature.


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