Loyola University Maryland

Modern Languages & Literatures

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أهلا بك Willkommen! Bienvenue! Bienvenidos! Benvenuti! 欢迎

  • Arabic (see Arabic resources)
  • Chinese (minor)
  • French (major / minor)
  • German (minor)
  • Italian (minor)
  • Spanish (major / minor)
  • Majors and minors are available in Chinese, French, Spanish, and Comparative Cultures and Literary Studies, as well as affiliate minors in German, Italian and Latin American and Latino Studies.

    New Non-Credit Online Refresher Courses Now Available

    These non-credit online language refreshers contain explanations and exercises to help students review the appropriate Introductory and/or Intermediate levels. Students can navigate through the refresher according to their level and desired goal.

    Learn more about these online refresher courses on our Core Language Requirement page.

    CCLS Major and Minor

    Fall 2022 CCLS Major/Minor Flyer

    Student Scholarships

    Cristina Kovacs '21 was awarded the William Jefferson Clinton Scholarship.  Find out more about Cristina.  Carolyn Al-Ghusbi '21, Ahmed Jackson '21, and Sophia Romano '21 were awarded the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship.  Find out more about them.

    Fulbright Winners

    Find out about more students who have received Gilman and Fulbright Scholarships.  Congratulations to these students!

    LALS Minor Julia McClean is completing a most coherent course of study at Loyola

    Julia McClean '20 knew before she came to Loyola that she was interested in Latin America and wanted to study abroad in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Planning ahead, she made appropriate decisions planning her academic program to get there. Readmore about Julia.

    Mrs. Giuliana Risso Robberto awarded the Center for Humanities Affiliate Teaching Award in 2020

    Mrs. Risso Robberto, Italian instructor in the department, was recently awarded the Center for Humanities Affiliate Teaching Award. Mrs. Risso Robberto is very passionate about teaching her students and the department is very happy for her. Congratulations, Giuliana!

     

    Dr. Inas Hassan awarded the Center for Humanities Affiliate Teaching Award in 2019

    Dr. Inas Hassan, Arabic instructor in the department, was awarded the Center for Humanities Affiliate Teaching Award in October 2019. Dr. Hassan is a wonderful instructor and colleague and the department is lucky to have her. Congratulations, Inas!

    Ms. Catherine Savell awarded the Center for Humanities Affiliate Teaching Award  in 2018

    Prof. Catherine Savell accepting an award

    Ms. Catherine Savell, who teaches French in the department, was awarded the Center for Humanities Affiliate Teaching Award in October 2018. The department feels fortunate to have a dedicated instructor like her. Congratulations, Catherine!

    Nora Benedict
    Alumni

    Nora Benedict

    Nora credits her Loyola education with affording her critical thinking skills and relationships with faculty, both of which inspired a career in academia

    English, Spanish
    Loyola students pose in front of Christ Church Cathedral in downtown Montreal
    Academic Opportunities

    Montreal Study Tour

    Loyola’s French students get the opportunity to explore Montreal during an international weekend excursion.