The study of languages, literatures, and cultures is a key component of the Wisconsin Experience, preparing UW-Madison students to become outstanding leaders who are engaged locally, nationally, and globally.
LANGUAGE ON CAMPUS
- November 19LACIS Lecture Series: "Chile's Political Crisis and the Pinochet Constitution"Presented by Javier Couso, Professor of Constitutional Law, Universidad Diego Portales and Utrecht University12:30 PM, 206 Ingraham Hall
- November 19
- November 26
"More than 80% of employers want the skills that humanities majors cultivate, like critical thinking, analytical reasoning, good written and oral communication skills."Hart Research Associates, 2015
Why Study a Language?
"If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head.Nelson Mandela
If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart."
For current students and recent grads, pursuing a language major opens up the world — and opportunities for their futures.
Plan to attend information sessions for Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) awards. Apply by February 10, 2020.
Language Flagships are intensive language programs for undergraduate students of any major reach a professional level of competence in the target language by graduation. The University of Wisconsin-Madison is the proud home of the new …