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Department of

Modern Languages

“El que habla dos lenguas vale por dos.”

They say the person who speaks two languages is worth two. And learning a foreign language at Washington College opens up a world of opportunities. Our faculty have traveled and studied in all corners of the globe, and we want our students to do the same.

Learn more about our language programs in French studies, Hispanic studies, German studies and international literature and culture or check out some of our student opportunities.

  

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Recent Stories

  • The roots rock of the Howlin’ Mudbugs will provide the beat for a raucous Mardi Gras Party Thursday, Feb. 27.
  • After graduating in December with a double major in English and Hispanic studies, Sarah Masker ’14 will travel to Brazil as a Fulbright Scholar.
  • After an internship that gave him hands-on, Spanish-speaking business experience in Santiago, Chile, Ryan Bankert ’13 has already landed a full-time job with a global firm that has branches in his favorite place—Latin America.
  • Alana Wase ’06 speaks about her academic and professional experience as a French studies major, offering advice to current students.
  • Chris Miller ’14, a biology major fluent in Spanish, helps local Hispanic families navigate the community health care system.