Department News

Learn Chinese | Starting this fall (2014), we offer the basic levels of Mandarin Chinese (I and II).

Where are our graduates now? | Robin Tieperman(’15, Spanish & Education) was rewarded a teaching Fulbright to Mexico for next year.

Where are our graduates now? | Rianne Stowell (’13, Spanish & Neuroscience) has just completed her research Fulbright in Seville, Spain, and is now packing her bags for graduate school. Rianne starts her Ph.D. program in neuroscience at the University of Rochester this fall. Her initial work in a lab during her study abroad in Seville created the network and experience that helped her land the Fulbright.

Where are our graduates now? | Katie Pritchett (’12) discovered that a career in social work draws on both her Political Science and Spanish majors. After working at a women’s crisis center, Katie has enrolled in a Masters of Social Work degree program at Kutztown University. As an undergraduate, she had studied abroad in Córdoba, Argentina, completing an internship with a non-profit housing group. Upon returning, she honed her research and communication skills through an Honors project and by presenting at conferences.