Modern Languages Department

Author Yuri Herrera on April 17Author Yuri Herrera on April 17
On Thursday, April 17, Hampden-Sydney College hosts a panel discussion featuring author Yuri Herrera; Dr. Alfonso Varona, Assistant Professor of Spanish; and Dr. Kenneth D. Lehman, Squires Professor of History. This discussion is entitled "The War on Drugs in Mexico: Fiction & Reality". 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