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Students use VR headsets during a class

Nov 2, 2023

Language Expert Gives Students the Virtual Reality Experience

Virtual reality is quickly becoming an educational tool by integrating humanities disciplines with STEM at NC State University. 

Faculty and grad students next to a poster

Mar 30, 2023

Grad Students Present at NC State Black Research Symposium

French graduate students Jiana Brown (1st year M.A. student) and Monique Zahui (2nd year M.A. student) presented their very first-ever conference presentation at the inaugural Black Research Symposium at NC State on March 24. 

Withers Hall

Mar 30, 2023

Jim Michnowicz Named Department Head for World Languages and Cultures

The College of Humanities and Social Sciences has named Jim Michnowicz head of the Department of World Languages and Cultures, effective July 1. 

Mar 29, 2023

Introducing the Department of World Languages and Cultures

NC State’s Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures has changed its name to the Department of World Languages and Cultures. 

VOLAR students

Oct 6, 2022

Language Skills and Helping Hands

VOLAR matches Spanish-speaking students with consulates, schools and organizations in the Raleigh area that need interpretation and other services. 

Sep 7, 2022

Advanced Japanese Course Host Cultural Exchange

Professor Kyung Hee Ha and her students in FLJ401 (Advanced Japanese) recently hosted a special cultural exchange class for 20 students visiting from Japan. The Japanese students were learning English, participating in the courses at NC State and exploring the City of Raleigh and beyond in August. We had a welcome introduction by NC State students followed… 

Aug 11, 2022

Living and Learning in Amman, Jordan

Senior Anthony Ramsey, a double major in international studies and foreign languages and literatures, is studying Arabic in Amman, Jordan, while immersing in the country’s culture and traditions. 

Feb 2, 2022

Professor Johanna Montlouis-Gabriel Heads to France as a Camargo Foundation Fellow

NC State French professor Johanna Montlouis-Gabriel will spend 11 weeks in France as a 2022 Fellow for the Camargo Foundation. 

Dec 13, 2021

Foreign Language Education Major Gains Real-World Experience Through Student Teaching

Meet Claire Garner, a senior majoring in foreign language education (Spanish). This year, she is completing her student teaching and teacher licensure requirements at Apex Friendship High. 

Oct 25, 2021

Daisy Miranda Earns ESL Education Award for 2020-21

Daisy R. Miranda has been awarded the ESL Teacher Education Award for 2020-2021. Daisy has been teaching for 21 years and is currently a full time ESL teacher at Neuse River Middle School in Wake County Public Schools. She has accepted a position at Baileywick Elementary School to teach fifth grade for the 2021-2022 school…