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: Jessica Jacquet
  • Vice President: Linda N'goh-Ehabil
  • Secretary: Phelan Neuciler
  • Treasurer: Anastasia Pinsak

German Club

  • President: Thomas Rando
  • Secretary:
  • Treasurer:

We hope that you will join us for this meeting and will like us on our facebook page for updates! During meetings we will be:

  • Discussing German Culture and Current Events
  • Watching some television shows dubbed in German
  • Listening to some German music

Russian Club

  • President: Thomas Rando
  • Secretary:
  • Treasurer:

Spanish Club

Non-Club and All-Club Events

News about Our Students

Chinese Major Wins PASSHE Award

Aaron Brown, Chinese Major, won a $1,000 award from the PA State System of Higher Education to study abroad at the Beijing Normal University in Beijing, China. Aaron will be studying in Beijing during Fall Semester 2014 along with Sarah Halter and Emmanuel Escobar.

German Major Wins Scholarship

Allison R. Phillips (German and Communications Studies) won the $1000 study-abroad award from the College of Liberal Arts. She will be studying at the BU partner university HAAGA HELIA in Helsinki, Finland and after that at the Friedrich-Schiller-Universitšt in Jena, Germany. Congratulations Allison!

Spanish Major Wins Scholarship

Adriana Berlin, Spanish/Secondary Ed. Major, was this year recipient of the Adam Smulovitz Study Abroad Scholarship (Summer 2014). Adriana was chosen because of her interest in studying the Jewish culture of Argentina. Adriana will study in Rosario, Argentina this summer through West Chester University Summer Abroad Program coordinated by Dr. Marcos Campillo and coordinated at BU by Dr. Hidalgo de Jesus.

German and Spanish major accepted to graduate school

Randi Dermo, senior German and Spanish major with a minor in Chinese, has been accepted to the graduate program in Linguistics at Georgetown University for Fall 2014. She is currently studying abroad on the BU exchange program in Jena, Germany.

Randi Dermo (right) in Germany with fellow BU student Ashley Gianni-Bradford

Spanish and Criminal Justice Major accepted to graduate school

Rebecca Loubriel, majors Spanish/Criminal Justice, has been accepted in the MA Program "Master of Science in Security and Intelligence Studies" at Embry-Riddle University Aeronautical University, Prescott, Arizona.

News From Alumni

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.