The Department of Languages and Cultures is involved in several abroad programs:
Peru Abroad (Spring 2013)
Student developed an understanding, appreciation, and respect for the Peruvian culture. Students advanced their Spanish language skills through small-group language instruction and homestays. Students also volunteered at a local institution and helped in the harvesting of fields on the island of Amantani.
Russia Abroad (Summer 2014)
This abroad, titled “Saint-Petersburg, the old and new Russia,” will be a program focused on understanding Russia, its people and its role – past, present and future. Courses will include Russian language, civilization, history and politics.
Spain Abroad (Summer 2014)
Students will gain an understanding of Spain’s place in the world, and the impact its religious, cultural, and linguistic heritage continues to have on its relationships with other people of the world. Students will advance their level of Spanish language through intensive language courses and homestays.