The Association of Florida Teachers of Japanese (AFTJ) will hold various contests during Spring 2017.
Various occasions for students to practice interviewing skills with employers, career fairs for all majors, and internship opportunities.
It’s never too late to start learning a new language. FIU’s Department of Modern Languages offers introductory classes to a variety of languages, including one that could break the communication barrier between you and about 100 million people worldwide: Swahili.
Congratulations to Dr. Erik Camayd-Freixas and to Dr. Melissa Baralt for their recent honors at the 2016 Faculty Convocation. Dr. Camayd-Freixas was selected as the 2016 Worlds Ahead Faculty Award winner thanks to his effort to provide in-state tuition to undocumented students, which was pioneered by FIU and has since become Florida law. Dr. Melissa Baralt received an Excellence in Teaching award. The Department of Modern Languages is very proud of them both!
The Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSI) Pathways Fellowship application is now open to undergraduate students of foreign languages and literatures.
Congratulations to Alexus Raymond for winning 1st place at the Association of Florida Teachers of Japanese (AFTJ) Bento Contest.
Dr. Melissa Baralt and her team were chosen as a winner for the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Word Gap Challenge for the new phone app Háblame Bebé.
Congratulations to Dr. Renée Silverman on her recent co-edited volume titled "Mediterranean Modernism: Intercultural Exchange and Aesthetic Development".
Congratulations to Dr. Andrea Fanta, whose book presentation, Residuos de la violencia, was a huge success at Miami's Books and Books. Dr. Fanta gave a talk and then answered participants' questions. We congratulate Dr. Fanta on her new book!
The Department of Modern Languages invites you to discover the value and flexibility of completing a Spanish minor online as part of your undergraduate degree program. The Spanish minor is delivered online utilizing the latest technologies in online learning.