Gain a global mindset

Overseas study can be a life-changing experience, offering opportunities to improve your language proficiency, immerse yourself in a new culture, and acquire global skills. We sponsor study abroad programs in France, Italy, and Senegal, and provide funding opportunities to help you get there.

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A broad range of research interests

The expertise of our award-winning faculty covers the spectrum of French and Italian language, literature, culture, and pedagogy, making our department among the most diverse in the country. This breadth allows us to provide multiple perspectives in courses covering a wide range of topics.

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