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ESL Section Welcomes Three New Instructors

The ESL Section of the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures is excited to welcome three new instructors this fall: Bethany Bradshaw (MA, NCSU) Juliana Kocsis (MA, NCSU) Kelly Michels (MA, George Mason University, MFA, NCSU). Bethany teaches FLE 100 and 101; Juliana teaches FLE 101 and 201; and Kelly teaches FLE 101. We welcome them to the FLL family!! By Robin Kube, posted [...]


New Spanish Certificate Helps Health Professionals Communicate Effectively

The Office of Professional Development in conjunction with the Department of Foreign Languages ​​and Literatures is now offering a Certificate in Spanish for Health Professionals. The Certificate was co-developed by two FLL faculty, Dr. Cheryl Block and Dr. Ana Gray, and is intended to help nurses, physicians, assistant physicians, medical assistants, and other professionals working in Health related areas to better serve [...]


September Student of the Month

Alex Hyler is a senior pre-dental student majoring in Spanish Languages and Literatures. She has interned and volunteered in several dental offices and clinics, including one in Bolivia. She studied abroad in Spain, is a Fall 2014 teaching assistant, and founded the NC State Typhoon Haiyan Relief Fundraiser in 2013-14.


Spanish Geeks, Kick-Off Your Career Volunteering with VOLAR

NC State University's students of Spanish: Are you looking to improve your speaking skills? Do you want an authentic opportunity to use Spanish outside the classroom? Are you interested in gaining real-life hands-on experience that will enhance your resume after graduation? If you answer yes to all these questions and you are in or have completed FLS 202 or above, [...]


Greg Dawes Named to Distinguished Professor Rank

Dr. Greg Dawes, professor of Latin American Studies and faculty member of the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, has recently been appointed to the ranks of distinguished professors. Dawes is a scholar of Latin American literature and culture and past recipient of the CHASS Alumni Distinguished Research Award (2010). He attended the University of Northern Iowa (BA and MA) and completed his PhD at the [...]