“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.
- Meet French Studies Major Lily Britt ’16
- Meet German Studies Major Shana Brouder ’16
- Meet Hispanic Studies Major Rachel Brown ’16
Members of the local Spanish-speaking community have found an ally in a Washington College student who helps them overcome language barriers.
With scholarship funding from Pi Delta Phi, the national French honor society, Maria Betancur Cardona ’20 has been selected to study at the American University in Paris this summer.
Landing a job at National Geographic even before she had graduated, Rachel Brown ’16 hit the ground learning and hasn’t slowed down yet.
The French Culture Club organized a crêpes and macaron sale, raising hundreds of dollars for displaced refugees.
A new minor offers an interdisciplinary approach to medieval and early modern studies.