Global Studies and World Languages
Welcome to WSU’s Global Studies and World Languages department. It currently offers Global Studies majors with Asian, European, Latin America and North America emphases, engaging classes are taught by dedicated professors with multi-international backgrounds. Our World Language programs are designed for students who want to enhance their occupational skills with linguistic and cultural training. Be part of the GSWL community of learners who are improving our world.
Adam Grupa, Ana Li, Kyun Kim, Levi Johnson, and Joseph Macejik performed a skit called China Travel Story at a Chinese language and performance show hosted by the University of Iowa on April 27 and won a third place.
Hannah Jones, a third year Chinese language student got her article "A Gift from My Brother" published in JUHE Supplement, an annual magazine dedicated to the publication of Chinese essays by learners of Chinese as a foreign language around the world.
Dr. Matthew Strecher's book Forbidden Dreams from "Over There": The Metaphysical World of Murakami Haruki is forthcoming. It is being published by the University of Minnesota Press.
Dana Gallagher and Christopher Holland will be recognized as outstanding students in Spanish and Global Studies respectively at a ceremony in early May. Congratulations Dana and Chris.
The Spanish Majors and Minor have been revised and will be in effect in fall 2013. The Global Studies Major has also been revised to reduce the number of credits from 58 to 49.
Study abroad in Argentina, China, Japan and Spain. Travel Study in Puerto Rico. Contact the department or the Study Abroad Office for more information.
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