Modern Languages Department

Thursday, September 24, 2015, 7:30 PM
Capoeira Resistencia
Kirk Snyder Hall
Contact Hakeem Croom, phone (434) 223-6384


Wednesday, September 30, 2015, 5:30 PM
Salsa Night with Eileen Torres
Crawley Forum
Contact Hakeem Croom, phone (434) 223-6384


Rising Senior Works in New York and Beijing Rising Senior Works in New York and Beijing
Lawrence Bowers '16 has been busy this summer working in New York City and traveling to Beijing to participate in a two-week program through the Yale School of Management. A double major in Economics and Business & Spanish, Bowers began the summer as an analyst at Ingalls & Snyder, a 90-year-old investment management firm located in midtown Manhattan, then headed to Beijing, China, to participate in a two-week "Fundamentals of Management" business program through the Yale School of Management. Full Story...


Summer Internship in Virginia Congressional OfficeSummer Internship in Virginia Congressional Office
Shane Duffy '16 recently wrapped up an internship working in the congressional office of Representative Dave Brat of the 7th District, Virginia. Brat was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014. This internship included aiding in constituent casework, organizing public appearances, and creating a congressional award for scholar-athletes in the Richmond area. Full Story...


NEW! Placement tests for incoming freshmen

Courses in French, German, Spanish, Chinese, and Russian help students build command of the spoken and written word while gaining an understanding of the culture of other civilizations. Stressing an active teaching style, the Modern Languages department encourages immersion in the languages and offers a variety of opportunities for study-abroad experiences.

Table Francaise, Stammtisch, and Mesa de Espanol in Settle Hall

Table Francaise, Stammtisch, and Mesa de Espanol in Settle Hall