Undergraduate Catalog 2021-2022

Department of World Languages and Literatures

Building 2S

Lucas Marchante-Aragon, Chairperson and Associate Professor

Professors: Giancarlo Lombardi, Francisco Soto, Oswaldo Zavala. Associate Professors: Chao Li, Lucas Marchante-Aragon, Gerry Milligan, Nuria Morgado, Sarah Pollack, Paola Ureni. Assistant Professors: Alvaro Baquero-Pecino, Chiara Ferrari, Russell Rosen, Francisco Salgado-Robles, Fatoumata Seck, Jean Tsui, Chapman Wing. Director, Modern Languages Media Center: Valeria Belmonti.

The department offers programs of study leading to Bachelor of Arts degrees in Italian Studies and Spanish; minors in American Sign Language, Arabic, Chinese, French, Italian, and Spanish. The programs are designed to give students knowledge about the literature and culture of the language studied, in addition to linguistic competence.

The director of the Science Letters and Society program is Professor Francisco Soto. Associate Professor Sarah Pollack is a co-director of the minor program in Latin American, Caribbean, and Latina/o Studies.