Phi Sigma Iota


Phi Sigma Iota, the international foreign language honor society, recognizes the "outstanding ability and attainments in the study and teaching of foreign languages" and stimulates "advanced pursuits and individual research in this discipline." Advisor: Dr. Jannette Amaral-Rodríguez

Phi Sigma Iota website

Global Education Office


The Modern Languages Department encourages foreign study courses overseas; they must be approved in advance by the department chair and be consonant with H-SC's curricular philosophy. The Office of Global Education can help you.

Global Education

Luis Torres '18

A 2019 Tiger's Den entrepreneurship competition winner, Luis also was a member of the Learning by Giving Foundation, managed the Varsity Soccer team, and studied abroad in Spain. 

Luis Torres '18

Modern Languages


Julia E. Palmer, Chair 
Associate Professor of Spanish
Bagby Hall, 316 | Box 177
Hampden-Sydney College | Hampden Sydney, VA 23943
(434) 223-6213
jpalmer@hsc.edu

Information icon