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Student Highlights

Student Highlights


German minor Tiana Moritz receives Outstanding Undergraduate Music History Scholarship award (May 8, 2023)

French student Samvabi Lamichhane awarded a scholarship to participate in the 2023 Summer Study in France program (May 2, 2023)

Chinese language minor Luna Larsen awarded prestigious Huayu Scholarship by the Taiwanese Ministry of Education (May 1, 2023)

Gabriela Alvarado selected as a Spring 2023 STAR student teacher (April 27, 2023)

German major Joci Tidey selected to participate in Goethe-Institut Summer Academy (April 27, 2023)

Congratulations to our Fulbright finalists and alternate! (April 27, 2023)

Spring Awards Ceremony (April 13, 2023)

Zayna Abdel-Rahim and Gabriel Medina awarded the 2023 Critical Language Scholarship (March 27, 2023)

Broderick Turner, former French and International Relations major, selected to speak at TEDx! (February 2023)

Chinese Language minors awarded prestigious Gilman International Scholarship (February 2023)

WLL students named as Fulbright semi-finalists! (January 2023)

Former French major working in Brittany, France through the TAPIF program (January 2023)


Chinese student receives Isis de la O Award for Outstanding Achievement in International Education (November 2022)

Fall 2022 SPARK for German Cohort (September 2022)

Italian Study Abroad students gave back to the Sorrento community during Summer 2022 (August 2022)

German minor accepts position as Technical Services Engineer with Epic (June 2022)

French students accepted into TAPIF program (June 2022)

World Languages and Literatures students named as Fulbright finalists (April 2022)

French major accepted to Ph.D. program (February 2022)

German major accepted to MA program (February 2022)

Welcome our new SPARK for German instructor team for Spring 2022! (February 2022)

WLL students selected as Fulbright semifinalists for 2022-2023 (February 2022)


Spanish MA students chosen as this year's graduate student recruiters (October 25, 2021)

World Languages and Literatures students serve on Dean Brennan's Student Advisory Board for 2021-2022 (October 15, 2021)

Welcome our new SPARK for German instructor team! (October 1, 2021)

Texas State University's Chapter of Sigma Delta Pi Earns National Award (September 18, 2021)

First "SPARK for German" instructor team completes internship (June 1, 2021)

Chinese students receive Taiwanese governmental language scholarship (June 1, 2021)

Former Spanish MA student is now Assistant Principal in Comal (May 25, 2021)

Chinese language student lands internship at Chinese culture website (May 6, 2021)

German alumnus accepted to MA program in Linguistics (May 1, 2021)

Chinese-language student accepted in the prestigious 2021 Harvard University's International Intensive Program on Buddhist Studies (April 29, 2021)

D’Artagnan Elliott, French and Anthropology major, wins first prize ($1000) at the COLA Undergraduate Research Expo (April 30, 2021)

"Quixotic Team": Don Quixote students present their research at the COLA Expo (April 28, 2021)

Fulbright alternates selected for 2021-2022 (April 26, 2021)

French/German alumna with Spanish/Honors minor awarded National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship (March 26, 2021)

German major accepted into Master's program in German at the University of Arkansas (March 22, 2021)

Alumna of Chinese program hired as Case Manager for Victims of Trafficking at Refugee Services of Texas (March 5, 2021)

WLL alumna receives prestigious National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship (February 8, 2021)

Five undergraduate students and recent alumni selected as semifinalists for 2021-2022 Fulbright U.S. Student Program (February 1, 2021)


Dr. Lorella di Gregorio who recently completed her Doctorate in Literary, Cultural, and Linguistic Studies (With Distinction) from the University of Miami (December 11, 2020)

Former student of Chinese receives teaching position in Beijing (November 6, 2020)

Graduate Spanish alumna is the Language Resource Center Director in Modern and Classical Languages at Wheaton College (October 20, 2020)

Italian student receives two scholarship awards (September 28, 2020)

Texas State Chapter of Sigma Delta Pi Receives National Award (September 28, 2020)

Arabic student's submission to MESA conference accepted (August 17, 2020)

Graduate student in Spanish interviewed in current issue of EuropeNow (June 3, 2020)

Graduating seniors in German complete independent research (May 20, 2020)

French and International Relations major entering Master's program in Global Studies at Yale (May 7, 2020)

French graduate admitted to French Studies MA program at NYU (April 14, 2020)

German and History major selected as Outstanding Undergraduate Student in Liberal Arts (March 20, 2020)


Students inducted into French Honor Society Pi Delta Phi (December 8, 2019)

French and International Relations major named a Rangel Fellow for 2020 (November 26, 2019)

Texas State Chapter of Sigma Delta Pi and Faculty Adviser Receive National Awards (August 17, 2019)

German major travels to Washington, D.C. as Critical Language Scholarship Ambassador (July 2019)

Spanish graduate accepted into MA program in Barcelona (June 2019)

Spanish and International Studies graduate accepted into MA program in Paris (May 2019)

Kendria Shields-Rhodes, Psychology and Spanish double major, is the 2018 TSUS Regents' Student Scholar (April 2019)

Spanish MA student named semi-finalist in Fulbright US Student Program (April 2019)

Japanese Minor named as alternate for Fulbright US Student Program (April 2019)