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Department News

Reilly French Scholarship

For French majors, deadline Friday, May 5th, 2017! Click here for details


Our department offers MLL 161 "Behind the Scenes: Global Perspectives Through Film," a humanities learning community that combines your interest in studying global perspectives through film analysis with the study of a second language.

Masters in Spanish

A Master of Arts in Spanish is offered as a summer program through The School of Extended Education. The Priority Application deadline is in March.

Special Major: German Cultural Studies

A new Special Major in German Cultural Studies is being offered through the Interdisciplinary Studies program at SSU.
For more information contact Professor Michaela Grobbel at 664-2637, or michaela.grobbel@sonoma.edu.

The programs and courses of the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures make accessible to students the languages, literatures, and cultures of France and the Francophone world, Germany and other German-speaking countries, and Spain and Latin America.


Felicitations! Herzlichen Gl√ľckwunsch! ¬°Felicidades!

On behalf of the faculty of the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures, I would like to congratulate our students graduating in 2017! We wish you well in all your future endeavors.
- Christine Renaudin, Chair, Modern Languages & Literatures