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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.
GSWL Spotlight

Drs. Matthew Strecher and Lilian Ramos were promoted to Professor rank this year. Congratulations Professors Strecher and Ramos.

Dr. Shannon Cannella will be filling in for Dr. Weidong Zhang who will be on sabbatical during 2014-15. He will be doing research in Germany. For information about his plans click here.

Dr. Lilian Ramos has retired after a distinguished service at WSU. Best wishes Dr. Ramos.

Language courses can now meet TWO General Education goals.

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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Phone: 507.457.5500
Toll Free: 800.DIAL.WSU
Fax: 507.457.2621