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Many Thanks for Your Support! IF YOU LIKE WHAT WE ARE DOING to build language competence and enhance the understanding of literatures and cultures from all across the world, your Read More

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Caitlin Moon (BAFLL French, German, and Italian 2015)

Caitlin Moon (BAFLL French, German, and Italian 2015) finished her MA in English at Villanova University in May 2017. Caitlin plans to attend Trinity College in Dublin to complete a Read More

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Alexis Mattio (Bachelor of Chemical Engineering, Italian Minor 2016)

Alexis Mattio (Bachelor of Chemical Engineering, Italian Minor 2016) is currently working in North Carolina for a company called Prysmian (previously owned by Pirelli) that makes electrical cables. The headquarters Read More

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Student Awards 2016-2017

Evangelista Barylski  (Chinese major, German minor) received a one-year scholarship from the Confucius Institute to study at Xiamen University in China. Iliana Burgos (BAFLL Japanese, Comparative Literature 2017), Kimberly Marcozzi Read More

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Cross-Cultural Conversations: Updates From Our Recent Fulbright Award Winners: Rebecca Jaeger and Shane Sanders

After graduating from UD in May 2016, Rebecca Jaeger (BAFLL Spanish, History, and Biology 2016) and Shane Sanders (MAFLP French 2016) completed one-year Fulbright experiences in Spain and Senegal, respectively. Read More

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Micah Peterson (BA Chinese 2017) Language-learning: A Doorway to Empathy, Trust, and Cultural Sensitivity

This past winter I travelled to South Africa to interview Chinese migrants for my senior thesis. As I approached a Chinese store owner to make conversation, I tried to think Read More

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Mark Acosta (BA Japanese, BS Computer Science 2017): Self-Discovery in a Foreign Culture

Having only seen and interacted with Japanese culture through classes, media, and the few Japanese students on campus, you can only imagine the overwhelming feelings I had standing atop Mt. Read More

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Enzo Le Doze (MAFLP French 2017): It Has Never Been About the Destination

For me, learning a language has never been about passing a class, graduating, or getting a job. I know it will probably sound a bit cheesy, but please allow me: Read More

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Community Connections

Community Engagement has become a top priority for the University of Delaware in recent years. In the spring of 2015, Provost Grasso launched the UD Community Engagement Initiative with the Read More

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Explore. ENGAGE. Become a global citizen.

Explore. ENGAGE. Become a global citizen. Learning one or more new languages has undisputed, significant benefits, but Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures (DLLC) faculty and the programs they support Read More

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