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.

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