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  • Department chair, Dr. Luis Gabriel-Stheeman, in Galicia, Spain

  • Natalie Kouba in Dresden, Germany

  • Faculty-led study abroad program in Madrid, Spain

  • Mary Jane Dempsey in Miane, Treviso, Italy

  • Adam Morsy at the Qaitbay Citadel in Alexandria, Egypt

  • Dr. Jiayan Mi in front of the Beijing Olympics Bird's Nest Stadium

  • Students of Russian, with Dean Rifkin, on Red Square, Moscow, in March 2013

  • TCNJ Taiko, a Japanese percussion group, performing at a multicultural event on campus

  • Students of Chinese performing a traditional lion dance

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Senior Seminar 2012-2013 Award Recipients

Jenna Leopold and Katherine Heitmann receive department awards for the best Senior Seminar students of  2012-2013 for their outstanding work.

Jenna Leopold named a recipient of HSS DAELA Award

Jenna Leopold named a recipient of HSS DAELA Award

Jenna majored in Spanish and minored in Communications Disorders. She is a member of the Sigma Delta Pi (the National Hispanic Honors Society) and serves as a peer mentor for the Spanish major. Jenna has been a teacher’s assistant and substitute teacher in the Spanish immersion preschool classroom at the Spanish Workshop for Children inContinue Reading

Graduating Senior receiving Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award from Chinese American Cultural Association

Graduating Senior receiving Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award from Chinese American Cultural Association

Graduating senior Tara Pretty is receiving this award from the Chinese American Cultural Association, CACA. Tara has been teaching a Chinese class every Saturday in the past year at Edison Chinese School and been doing a tremendous job. Edison Chinese school nominated her to this Chinese American Association in New Jersey. It has a long history inContinue Reading

Maryan Escarfullett: “Learning Chinese Has Transformed Me”

Maryan Escarfullett: “Learning Chinese Has Transformed Me”

The past year I’ve been living and studying for a master degree in International Studies at the Johns Hopkins-Nanjing Center for Chinese and American Studies. But, my motivation and my decision to live in China went back to my time at TCNJ. At TCNJ, enrolled as a freshman in Dr. Mi’s Chinese 101 class IContinue Reading

Alumni Letter: Erin Hardy

It was over a year ago that I began the adventure of a lifetime; an adventure that became the life I’d always dreamt of having. After graduation I interviewed at several schools, but was unsuccessful in finding a job as a high school Italian teacher. One day while searching for an Italian Master’s program IContinue Reading

World Languages & Cultures Commencement 2013 Information

World Languages & Cultures Commencement 2013 Information

You and your family are very cordially invited to participate in the Commencement Ceremony for the Department of World Languages and Cultures. The Department’s ceremony will take place at 9:00AM on Thursday, May 16th in the Spiritual Center.Continue Reading

Alumni Story: Christina Mirisis

Alumni Story: Christina Mirisis

My path to pursuing graduate study in Hispanic Linguistics and a career in higher education began at TCNJ in the Fall of 2008. Continue Reading

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