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School of Languages, Cultures and World Affairs


Welcome to the School of Languages, Cultures, and World Affairs (LCWA). We offer degree programs in African American Studies; Archaeology; Classical Studies; French, Francophone, and Italian Studies; German and Russian Studies; Hispanic Studies; International Studies; Jewish Studies; and Latin American and Caribbean Studies. We invite you to look at our mission and vision statement to gain a greater understanding of our School and its global orientation. We are committed to providing our students with the educational experience they need to become citizens of the world in the 21st century. more

School News

International Lab
Posted on 8 August 2019 | 3:18 pm
The vision for the re-imagined International Lab at the College of Charleston is to create a physical hub where students and faculty can engage in global-immersion-learning with native speakers without the financial burden or logistical complexities of travel. Support for … Continue reading
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HispaCasts: Episode 8, Devon Hanahan (Senior Instructor and Director of Casa Hispana)
Posted on 5 August 2019 | 4:52 pm
Click the link below to hear the 8th episode of HispaCasts created in collaboration with Dr. Mike Overholt from the Teaching and Learning Team. Devon Hanahan Episode 8 – Esther Ferguson – July 17, 2019 Dr. Mark P. Del Mastro, Chair of … Continue reading
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School Events

Sep 3, 2019 4:00 pm
Welcome back students! Please join us for this get-together for international studies majors and students interested in majoring in international studies.
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Sep 8, 2019 10:00 am
Join us for Sunday brunch, as Jewish studies assistant professor David Slucki reads excerpts from book, "Sing This at My Funeral: A Memoir of Fathers and Sons," and discusses it with English professor...
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Sep 12, 2019 7:00 pm
Join the Jewish Studies Program for an evening of laughter and conversation as internationally acclaimed author Etgar Keret reads from his newly published selection of short stories and speaks with...
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