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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 [...]

FLL Alumna Helps Promote Linguistic Diversity at NC State

CHASS recently profiled Foreign Languages and Literatures alumna Stephany Dunstan's efforts to promote linguistic diversity within the NC State community. Dunstan, who earned her B.A. in Spanish in 2008, currently serves as NC State's assistant director in the Office of Assessment, where she continues her research on the impact of linguistic diversity on the college experience. Dunstan recently completed her Ph.D. dissertation [...]

In the Spotlight: German Major and Riflery Champion Madeline Pike

German and International Studies double-major Madeline Pike began learning German in second grade while living in Australia. After her return to the United States, she started learning German again in High School. While in High School she was accepted into the prestigious Virginia's Governor's Foreign Language Academies where she spent three weeks practicing her German language skills. There, she received an A2 certificate [...]

CHASS Students Earn International Scholarships, Fellowships

CHASS students earned prestigious international scholarships and fellowships this year, including Goldwater, Fulbright, Boren and Gilman awards. Congratulations to all those who are pursuing their passion and their education through international study.