Department of World Languages

article placeholder

Free French film fest through April at WCU

Free French films will show at 7 p.m. Wednesdays through April in Room 121 of the McKee Building on the campus of Western Carolina University. The department of modern foreign languages is sponsoring the series, which is now under way. Students and the public are welcome.
article placeholder

WCU to host fall 2007 Carolina TESOL Conference

Western Carolina University will host a fall gathering of about 500 educators who teach English to speakers of other languages, as the Fall 2007 Carolina TESOL Conference is set for Thursday, Nov. 1, through Saturday, Nov. 3, in downtown Asheville.
article placeholder

WCU and Jackson County Schools to present “Project: Shining Stars”

Learning a second language can sometimes be a difficult-to-navigate two-way street between the tutor and the student. This notion has led to a community-working partnership between a Western Carolina University Spanish class and Jackson County School's English as a Second Language Program. The partnership is called “Proyecto: Estrella Brillante (Project: Shining Stars).”