Global Studies Minor
The Global Studies minor has been revised and will be in effect Fall 2019.
Dr. Mary Hudgens-Henderson of the Spanish Program is the recipient of WSU Student Leadership and Involvement award for her outstanding education program called Libros Infantiles. Dr. Hudgens-Henderson is also the recipient of a professional improvement grant toward participation in the Linguistic Society of America annual convention in 2020.
Dr. Amy Hornby-Uribe is the winner of WSU Improvement Grant for presenting at the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL)
Drs. Vanessa Fernandez-Greene and Juan Fernandez Iglesias have been awarded professional improvement grants for their project involving the Modified OPI Assessment Workshop at WSU for Spanish faculty.
Erin O'Connell and Sydney Pecha will be recognized as outstanding students in Global Students and Spanish, respectively. Apart from other accomplishments to their credit, they are both graduating in May with the highest GPA in these programs.
Lauri Luosta has been admitted into the Master's in Public Affairs program at the La Follett School of Public Affairs at University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Connor Taylor has been admitted into the graduate program with scholarship funding by Middlebury Institute of International Affairs in Monterey, California. Connor graduated in December 2018 with a degree in Global Studies.
Congratulations Erin, Sydney, Lauri and Connor.