LLC Mission Statement
Through engaged teaching, innovative research, diverse creative activity, and dedicated service, the Department strives to:
- Communicate an understanding of languages, literatures, and cultures within the context of a humanistic liberal education;
- Connect with individuals and communities within the department, across the campus, the state, the nation, and the world in order to foster a culture of meaningful intellectual inquiry, participatory and life-long learning that promotes respect for all;
- Contribute to the University's strategic goal of internationalizing the campus as we prepare our students to excel in a variety of professions and graduate studies.
- Click here to learn more about the department!
**Coming Fall 2016: The BA in Languages, Literatures, and Cultures. Click here to learn more!
**If you are looking for Latin and Ancient Greek, please click here
to visit Classical Studies.
**Check out this Wall Street Journal article which highlights yet another reason to earn a major in LLC! http://blogs.wsj.com/atwork/2014/05/15/the-liberal-arts-majors-that-pay-the-most/
BA French, Class of 2013
Taylor recently obtained a major in French and Art History at UNCG. She studied abroad in Lyon, France during the spring of 2011 and served as the LLC Department’s French tutor while an undergraduate...
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LLC Lecturer of Japanese
Chiaki Takagi, lecturer of Japanese, received the 2013 Alumni Teaching Excellence Award for her committment to outstanding teaching in the classroom.
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Through a close reading of novels by Ulrike Kolb, Irmtraud Morgner, Emine Sevgi Ozdamar, Bernhard Schlink, Peter Schneider, and Uwe Timm, this monograph traces the cultural...
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The Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures hosts two lecture series: the LLC Works! series and the LLC Speakers series. Find out more here!
Each semester LLC awards substantial scholarships to majors and graduate students in French and Spanish, and to majors and minors in German. Click here to find out more!
UNCG offers a large variety of study abroad programs located across the globe which accommodate the needs of practically every student who wishes to experience another culture and engage on a more global level! Click here for info. on the upcoming Summer in Spain 2015 program. For general info. on UNCG programs abroad, click here, and be sure to check out photos of LLC students abroad!