Dec 26, 2017 | Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures
Professor Talks about US Media Ecosystem in the Trump Era during the IV Ryszard Kapuscinski International Seminar in Spain
Recently, the city of Elche, Spain, hosted the IV International Seminar Ryszard Kapuscinski, part of the XIII International Conference of Journalism at the University Miguel Hernández. During the event, NC State professor Jordi Marí talked about the US media ecosystem since the coming to power of the current administration of President Trump last January.
Dec 14, 2017 | Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures
Hindi-Urdu Program Celebrates 2017 Cultural Night
Recently, the Hindi-Urdu Program welcomed teachers, students and friends to their Cultural Night of 2017. The event, which this year was being celebrated for the second time in a row, is an opportunity to better understand the cultural richness of both India and Pakistan.
Sep 20, 2017 | Guest Author
Catalonia 1-O Spain?
Our guest author, Foreign Languages and Literatures professor and native Catalonian Jordi Marí explores in this article the possible outcomes of the Catalan Independence Referendum to be held October 1st, 2017.
Sep 13, 2017 | Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures
Would You Like to Earn a Spanish Certificate Perfect for the Business World?
NC State University is one of a few American universities that has consistently offered Spanish certifications for almost two decades, thanks to a longstanding partnership between the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures and the Cámara de Comercio de Madrid (Madrid’s Chamber of Commerce) and Universidad Alcalá de Henares.
Jun 16, 2017 | College of Humanities and Social Sciences
Constructing Identity Among Italians at NC State
Each year, NC State is home to about 2,000 international students from more than 100 countries around the world. Cecilia Tomasatti is one of them.
May 16, 2017 | Foreign Languages and Literatures
ESL Carolyn Quarterman among 2016-2017 DELTA Faculty Fellows
Foreign Languages and Literatures ESL professor Carolyn Quarterman is among this year's recipients of the prestigious DELTA Faculty Fellows Grants.
May 3, 2017 | Foreign Languages and Literatures
Ceremony Recognizes Best Graduating Seniors
Foreign Languages and Literatures Department Head Dr. Ruth Gross and Assistant Department Head Dr. Dudley Marchi welcomed faculty, students, families, and friends to the 2017 Outstanding Graduating Seniors Award Ceremony celebrated last Wednesday April 26 from 3:30 to 5pm at Caldwell Lounge.
Apr 18, 2017 | Wonders and Marvels
Professor Remembers His Mother’s Viennese Culinary Heritage
In this month's edition of Wonders and Marvels, Foreign Languages and Literatures professor Michael Garval writes about the Vienna of his mom and grandparents. It was not, as Dickens would have said it, the "best of times" but the food was "guided by principles of thrift and ingenuity, passed across time and generations," the way his Oma or grandmother used to make it. Read the original story...
Apr 10, 2017 | Foreign Languages and Literatures
Four Foreign Language Graduate Students Presented at NC State Graduate Research Symposium
The 12th Annual NC State University Graduate Student Research Symposium was held March 22 at the McKimmon Center, in which more than 200 graduate students gathered to present their research to a panel of faculty judges. Four FL&L graduate students were among the presenters.
Mar 29, 2017 | Foreign Languages and Literatures
FL&L TAs among Recognized by the NC State Graduate Student Association
Foreign Languages and Literatures Graduate Teaching Assistants Lindsey Chandler and Diana Dang were among several NC State graduate students recognized for their Excellence in Classroom Teaching by the NC State Graduate Student Association, during a ceremony celebrated last March 21. FL&L Graduate Program Director Dr. Scott Despain was in attendance.