MLLI Mission Statement

The Department of Modern Languages, Linguistics and Intercultural Communication brings together the study of languages, linguistics and cultures to promote linguistic awareness, intercultural dialogue, the building of an inclusive community, and appreciation of diversity. In step with an ever-changing world, we are committed to cultivating interdisciplinary skills across the fields of language study and linguistics, intercultural communication, discourse analysis, sociology, film and media, cultural, and literary studies. We position our students for successful professional careers and civic engagement within private and public organizations locally and globally.