Tough Talks Are we global yet? It is a familiar statement that we are a global society. We recognize how we are all impacted by worldwide events, but have we really given attention to what it really means. Moreover, what does this mean for us as part of the Bear community? Is it more than a headline or a documentary or even something we have not come to fully comprehend? … [Read more...] about Tough Talks: Are we global yet?
Department of Modern and Classical Languages What are heritage languages? Who are heritage speakers? What are their pedagogical needs? Teaching Heritage Languages and Learners with Dr. Julio Torres Julio Torres is an assistant professor of Applied Linguistics in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese at the University of California, Irvine. He also serves as director … [Read more...] about Event: Teaching Heritage Languages and Learners
See full information Audition Notice 2018F-full info Want to make a difference? Be a part of the solution: Giving Voice Auditions Tuesday, Nov. 19, 3:30-4:45 or 4:45 to 6:00 in Craig 311 or by special arrangement Troupe members needed for Spring 2020 All majors are encouraged to audition You must be available for the Giving Voice class next semester … [Read more...] about Giving Voice auditions
Dr. Blanca Judith Martínez Díaz is from Monterrey, Mexico. She has a background in Secondary Education from the Normal School of Monterrey and a Law Degree from Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León. Dr. Martinez earned a Masters in the Arts of Teaching from Missouri State University and holds a Ph.D. in Comparative Literature and Cultural Studies from the University of … [Read more...] about Meet our new diversity fellow
4th Annual Day of the Dead Festival Thursday, October 31 10:00-2:00 PSU Ballroom The Festival The Modern and Classical Languages Department at Missouri State University invites you to its 4th Annual Day of the Dead Festival! This is the perfect opportunity to learn about this old Mexican cultural practice and the values surrounding the remembrance of ancestors. The … [Read more...] about 4th Annual Day of the Dead Festival