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Korean Students Participate in Speech Contest

The First Korean Language Speaking Contest was held at the 14th Annual Undergraduate Research Conference on April 17th in the Student Union Building. Eleven Korean 102 students participated in the contest and spoke of any topic related to themselves for … (Read More) Korean Students Participate in Speech Contest

German Section Hosts 6th Annual Do Deutsch Day

This past week, the German Section hosted its 6thannual do Deutsch German outreach day for local High School students. Approximately 450 students from seven different high schools attended the all-day event. Students completed nine stations with German activities and also participated in competitions … (Read More) German Section Hosts 6th Annual Do Deutsch Day

Spanish Internship Opportunity

My name is Luz Camarena and I am the Spanish teacher at St. Mary’s School in Boise. We have been teaching Spanish consistently since 2014 starting half-day at KG. Our idea was to keep growing with the same rhythm through … (Read More) Spanish Internship Opportunity

Boise State Students Visit the Idaho State Correctional Center as Part of Their Service Learning Advanced Spanish Conversation and Composition Class

by Izaskun Kortazar Lecturer of Spanish Advanced Conversation and Composition at BSU The Boise State Advanced Spanish and Conversation students visited the Idaho State Correctional Center last Thursday April 9th, 2015 in order to learn about the education programs that … (Read More) Boise State Students Visit the Idaho State Correctional Center as Part of Their Service Learning Advanced Spanish Conversation and Composition Class

Fatima Cornwall’s SPAN 381 Court Interpreting Students Participate in Q & A Panel

A panel of local federal and state certified interpreters, defense attorney and Court of Appeals judge attended the Department of World Languages Spanish 381 Introduction to Court Interpretation class for a Q&A session with the students. The members of the … (Read More) Fatima Cornwall’s SPAN 381 Court Interpreting Students Participate in Q & A Panel

Know More than One Language? Don’t Give it Up!

  “Speaking more than one language may confer significant benefits on the developing brain. Research has now shown that bilingual young adults not only fare better in the job market, but are also more likely to demonstrate empathy and problem-solving … (Read More) Know More than One Language? Don’t Give it Up!

World Languages 2013 Scholarship Recipients

  Congratulations to our 2013 scholarship recipients! Pictured at left:Back Row: Jamie Lundergreen, Scott Watford, Marcus Youngberg Front Row: Claudia Beltran, Afton Barkes, (Beatriz) Leslie Davis (Read More) World Languages 2013 Scholarship Recipients

Opportunity to Teach English in Japan

Ibaraki Christian University is seeking students interested in teaching English in Japan. For more information, please review the following flyer. (Read More) Opportunity to Teach English in Japan

Boise State Students Philippines Relief

Boise State Students, including World Language Students Maddie Cordobano and Xole Uranga, are holding a fundraiser for the American Red Cross to benefit victims of Typhoon Haiyan. To contribute, please visit: http://www.crowdrise.com/fundraise_and_volunteer/the-team/bsustudentstyphoonfundraiser. (Read More) Boise State Students Philippines Relief

Help World Language Students win “Face of Interpreters and Translators” photo contest!

Fatima Cornwall, World Languages, and her Spanish 381 Introduction to Court Interpretation 2013 class submitted a photo (courtesy of BSU Photographic services) to a national contest sponsored by GALA (Globalization and Localization Association), and it  has been selected as a … (Read More) Help World Language Students win “Face of Interpreters and Translators” photo contest!