Languages and Cultures

Student Clubs in Languages and Cultures

Arabic Club

Chinese Club

French Club

The French Club has had its election of officers for 2014-2015:

  • President:
  • Vice President:
  • Secretary:
  • Treasurer:

German Club

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  • Secretary:
  • Treasurer:

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Russian Club

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Spanish Club

Non-Club and All-Club Events

News about Our Students

Arabic / Spanish Major Wins Critical Languages Scholarship

Cassandra Souza, a junior / senior majoring in Arabic and Spanish, is being awarded the Critical Languages Scholarship, 100% funding to study Arabic language during summer 2016.
The Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program is a fully funded summer overseas language and cultural immersion program for American undergraduate and graduate students.
The CLS Program is a program of the U.S. Department of State.

Cassandra is currently studying abroad at the BU program in Granada, Spain.

Spanish Major Wins Scholarship, Studies in Argentina

Read about Abigail's Scholarship

News From Alumni

Randi Dermo (German and Spanish BA, 2014) completed her Master of Science (M.S.) in Applied Linguistics at Georgetown University and is now employed as a Research Affiliate Assessment and Evaluation Language Resource Center (AELRC) in Washington, DC.
Sarah Halter, 2014 Chinese, editor at Nubian Impulse Magazine
"Nubian Impulse Magazine provides a platform for artists, journalists and creative entrepreneurs in the afro/nubian + indie diaspora to expand, express and evolve. We will explore and connect various cultures through art and entertainment, while incorporating the importance of wellness and well being!"

  Nabiha Garraoui, French and Spanish 2015, has just received news that she has passed the French Praxis exam, and she is also applying for admission to the BU Masters of technology program.

Marthe Beauvais, French 2015, has just been accepted to BU's Master of Education program and will be starting there this fall.

Liesl Driver, Spanish and Anthropology 2010, is an International Recruitment and Retention Specialist in the Office of International Programs at Colorado State University in Ft. Collins, Colorado.

Ashley Gianni-Bradford, 2015 German and Anthropology, is now employed as a Service Representative at Nanotec, a company that produces specialized precision motors. Nanotec is based in Feldkirchen, Germany. Ashley will be working at Nanotec's facility in Boston.

Kelly Walsh, 2012 Spanish, has accepted a full time permanent administrative assistant position at the Career Center of the University of Pennsylvania.

Holly Wardell, 2014 German and Communications Studies, is working as District Manager at Vector Marketing Corporation. Her office is in Williamsport, PA.

Lynsey Goble, 2015 German and Management, has been hired as a Logistics Specialist at Herr Foods, Inc., based in the Philadelphia area.

Allison Longstreet (BSEd French and Secondary Education 2013) currently works for a company called Middlebury Interactive Languages in Middlebury, VT. This company creates online world language courses for students in grades K-12.
Michael E. Arcangeletti (BA German 2010, MEd 2012) has accepted a position as Assistant Professor to teach English and will be starting on March 1st at Dongshin University in Naju City, South Korea.