Loyola University Maryland

Modern Languages & Literatures

Dr. Margaret Austin Haggstrom

Professor of French, Emerita

Maryland Hall 458


  • University of Texas (Austin), M.A.
  • University of Minnesota, Ph.D.

Research and Teaching Interests

  • Eighteenth Century French Literature
  • Foreign language pedagogy

Service, Activities, and Memberships in Academic Societies


College Activities (Representative assignments)

Memberships in Academic Societies

  • American Association of Teachers of French
  • American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages
  • Northeast Conference Advisory Council
  • Maryland Foreign Language Association


Book-length publications

Dr. Haggstrom is currently working with four co-authors from other universities on a beginning and intermediate college-level French language programs to be published by Prentice Hall in 2012.  Each program includes a textbook, DVDs, online and paper student workbook, a program specific website, instructor's resource manual and test bank.

Fall 2020 Newsletter

Fall 2020 Courses

Due to the Corona Virus, we are working remotely until further notice.

Catherine Savell

Catherine Savell

This member of the French faculty started a nonprofit to support children and young adults experiencing poverty in Haiti

Modern Languages & Literatures