Modern Languages Department

Thursday, February 09, 2017, 7:00 PM
Argentinian Film Festival 2016-2017 / "Thesis on a Homicide"
Library 2nd Fl duPont Room
Contact Alfonso Varona
(434) 223-6335


Monday, February 13, 2017, 6:00 PM
Modern Languages Department Play
Parents and Friends Lounge
Contact Viktoria Basham
(434) 872-1681


Thursday, March 09, 2017, 7:00 PM
Argentinian Film Festival 2016-2017 / "Corazn de Leon"
Library 2nd Fl duPont Room
Contact Alfonso Varona
(434) 223-6335


Watch Your LanguageWatch Your Language
Dr. Julia Palmer has a series of articles in the local newspaper entitled "Watch Your Language" which teach various topics, including the evolution and misuse of language. 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.

Degree Offerings
French major or minor
German major or minor
Spanish major or minor

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