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
- April 23
- April 26
- April 30Cineteca Film Screening - "Saturno contro" ["Saturn in Retrograde"]Italian film screening with English subtitles7:00 PM, L196 Education Building
"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."
Language Flagships are intensive study programs in foreign languages that help 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 …
Studying Arabic has opened many doors to worldwide opportunities for UW-Madison alumna Jessica Miller. Jessica Miller studied Biology, African Literature and Languages, and African Studies before graduating in 2018 from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Her …
“I don’t like poetry because I don’t understand it.” It was this simple statement from one of Stefania Buccini’s students that altered the semester for all nine students enrolled in Italian 321, Studies in Italian …