Advising Appointment Update

In alignment with the campus directives regarding the precautions surrounding COVID-19, the Languages and Literatures academic advising offices are now physically closed.  Our Advisors remain available and will be offering academic advising appointments to students through zoom, phone call, or email.  Once you have scheduled your appointment in the online appointment system, your advisor will reach out to you via email with instructions on how to connect with them using zoom, phone call, or email. Resource FAQ for Students

News and Events

Congratulations Kelly Kagawa

Kelly Kagawa, graduating senior in French, has been awarded the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Research/Dean Keith Simonton Prize for her research/creative work.

Winter Quarter Italian Conversation Hour

Join students of Italian every other Friday for chats in Italian. All levels of Italian are welcome! The Italian Conversation Hour is hosted by one of the departments' tutors, Arianna, and it takes place on January 22, February 5, February 19, and March 5 at 3:00pm PST on Zoom.

Guest Lecture by Filmmaker Fred Kuwornu

On Friday February 19th at 1:00pm PST, C.I.A.O. will be hosting a guest speaker event where each of you will have the chance to meet filmmaker Fred Kuwornu. Email the C.I.A.O. President Maria Quilici for the Zoom link ( or for any questions.