Modern Foreign Languages

Image of two Washburn students in front of the famous Brandenburg Gate, Berlin.

Paris, France, in 2010.

A photo of Guanajuato.

Resources for the Modern Languages Student

Scholarships

Substantial scholarships are available for study abroad for languages majors or minors with a 3.0 GPA. Scholarship applications must be turned in by February 15th of each year, please see the Study Abroad Opportunities page for more information.  The department offers semester or academic year direct exchange programs in Austria at the University of Klagenfurt; in Germany at the Fachhochschule Osnabrück; in France at the University Blaise-Pascal in Clermont-Ferrand; in Spain at the University of Cantabria, Santander; and in Mexico at the Universidad de Guanajuato in Guanajuato, Mexico. The faculty also helps students identify other suitable programs.

 

Modern Languages Advisor 

New foreign language majors can contact an adivisor through the department Chair:

Dr. Miguel González-Abellás
miguel.gonzalez-abellas@washburn.edu
Morgan Hall, Room 375B
(785) 670.2015

 

or the department Secretary:

Ms. Monique Robins
monique.robins@washburn.edu
Morgan Hall, Room 375
(785) 670.1714

 

Tutoring 

The Modern Languages Department offers tutoring in French, German and Spanish. If you need extra help with your homework feel free to contact the department's secretary for the current semester's tutoring schedule.

 

Language Clubs and Activities 

French, German, and Spanish Clubs offer a variety of activities for interested students.  Check with the department secretary for information.

 

French, German, and Spanish Tables

Each language has a conversation table open to everyone who wants to practice the language. Please check with the department secretary for times and locations.

 

Useful Links 

Apeiron

Academic Catalog

Academic Dates & Deadlines

Course Schedule 

International Programs 

Washburn Honors Program

Washburn Transformational Experience