Student Projects, Activities and Organizations

The Department of Modern Languages and Literatures supports a number of organizations, projects and activities that offer students opportunities to broaden their appreciation of foreign languages and cultures outside the classroom.

For more information about any of these organizations or programs, please call 6415.

Awards and Recognition

The following students are the recipients of the Senior Awards. Their exceptional accomplishments were recognized by their professors and peers on April 28, 2017. Congratulations!

Excellence in Spanish: Tyler McCardell       Excellence in Modern Languages: Jessie Miller    Excellence in French: Jennifer Rauch    Excellence in German: Elizabeth Rotz


Student language organizations

Phi Sigma Iota     International Foreign Language Honor Society

Society of Modern Language Scholars    Departmental Student Organization

Sigma Delta Pi     International Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society

Student Projects:

Spanish major Rachel Williams and Spanish minor Bethany Parsons participated in
Undergraduate Research Symposium on April 5, 2017. Here's a link to Rachel's paper:

Job well done!  

“Pierrot—an Existential Journey. An inspiring short film in German with English subtitles by Justin Morrison.”