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Welcome Dr. Eba Creel, new Assistant Professor of Spanish!

The Department of Languages, Cultures, and Humanities welcomes Dr. Eba Munguia-Creel this Fall 2016!

Dr. Randi Polk named as University Fellow

Dr. Randi Polk, Assistant Professor and Section Coordinator for French Studies in the Dept. Languages, Cultures, and Humanities, has been named among 29 tenured and tenure-track faculty in the initial group of University Fellows.   Dr.

Dr. Abbey Poffenberger article featured in award winning journal Dialogo

Dr Abbey Poffenberger, EKU Associate Professor for Spanish and Chair of the Dept. Languages, Cultures, and Humanities, is featured in The Center for Latino Research at DePaul University’s bi-annual refereed journal Dialogo.  This award winning publication presents research articles focusing on diverse Latino American and U.S.

Congratulations to FRE minor Allia Vaez!

The Eastern Kentucky University senior has already spent many of her 21 years busting barriers between diverse cultures and building bridges of goodwill.

Languages, Cultures, and Humanities has Moved!

The Department of Languages, Cultures, and Humanities moved to McCreary Hall this Summer!

We have taken over the McCreary Hall towers starting June 1st!  The Main office can be found in Tower A,  room 115.  Keep an eye out for news on the new tutoring center and computer lab.  The Grand Open House will be scheduled sometime after classes begin in August!

Spring 2016 Language Tutoring Hours

Chinese Tutoring Hours (Case 373):

 French Tutoring Hours (Case 373):
with Claire - Monday & Wednesday 10 am to 12 pm and 3 pm to 5 pm
Tuesday and Thursday 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

JPN Tutoring Hours (Case 373):
with Jinrong - Monday and Wednesday 3 pm to 4 pm
Tuesday 2 pm to 4 pm and Thursday 2 pm to 3 pm

EKU Global Village Learning and Living Community commences Fall 2016!!

Global Village Learning and living Community on EKU Campus -
A new housing option for language and culture experience starting Fall 2016!!

Who? Students interested in exploring and engaging with what it means to be a global citizen


Dr. C. Michael Rich
PhD, Yale University
BA, Dartmouth College

Dr. Socorro Zaragoza featured in the 2015 EKU Foundation Report

Dr. Socorro Zaragoza, Associate Professor of Spanish, is one of the two featured faculty in the 2015 EKU Foundation Report. 

Omar Salinas-Chacon Attends White House Event for Hispanic Heritage Month

On Thursday, Oct. 15, Omar Salinas-Chacon, a sophomore at Eastern Kentucky University with a double major in Spanish and political science, found himself at the White House, the only Kentucky college student invited to attend a reception in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month.

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