Department News

Dr. Alexandra Sterling-Hellenbrand receives Fulbright Award for Spring 2020
Apr 24, 2019

Dr. Alexandra Sterling-Hellenbrand, professor of German and global studies,  has received a Fulbright award to teach at the University of Graz in...

McBarrett Abroad

McBarrett S. Good in Veliky Novgorod
Feb 6, 2019

McBarrett Good traveled to Novgorod  during the summer of 2018 where he studied Russian at the Language Institute at Novgorod State University. M...

DLLC Majors and Minors Recognized at International Business Awards Luncheon
Dec 5, 2018

A number of DLLC majors and minors were recently recognized at the International Business Award Luncheon this year which is hosted by the Walker Colle...

DLLC Kicks Off Intl. Education Week with Language Out Loud Event
Nov 19, 2018

Under the direction of Dr. Alexandra Hellenbrand, the Department of Languages, Literatures & Cultures helped to kick off the 2018 International Ed...

DLLC Alumni Receive Notable Awards at the Foreign Language Association of North Carolina Conference
Oct 22, 2018

Carmen Scoggins (MA, '98) and Valerie Daratony (BS, '18) were recognized with benchmark career awards during the recent Foreign Language Association o...

Dr. Kennedy's screening of new documentary in Germany
Oct 1, 2018

Dr. Kennedy will be screening his newest documentary "Baron Maximilian von Ketelhodt and the Morant Bay Uprising" at the Jahrestagung der Deutsch-Jama...

LLC Alumni Co-Author Article in the IALLT Journal
Sep 4, 2018

LLC alumni Amanda Romjue (BA 2007, MA 2008, PhD Univ. of Nebraska 2016) and Judson MacDonald (BS 2017, MA 2018) have co-authored a paper which in...

Drs. Xiaofei Tu and Wendy Xie awarded STARTALK Grant to offer Chinese instruction to high school students.
Apr 25, 2018

Drs. Xiaofei Tu and Wendy Xie were awarded a STARTALK grant of $89,724.10. The federal grant will fully fund 18 high school students to participate in...

Critical Language Scholarships Awarded to Two East Asian Languages and Cultures Majors
Apr 23, 2018

Shannon Wells, Global Studies & East Asian Languages and Cultures Double Major, and Logan Cleary, English and East Asian Languages and Cultures Do...

Jeb Bryant headed to teach English in Austria
Apr 16, 2018

Jeb Bryant, a graduating senior from Stokes County, is moving to Steiermark, Austria for a Teaching Assistantship in English for a year with the Austr...