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Many Languages, One World: United Nations Academic Impac Student Essay Contest
Germany in Europe 


The hottest job skill is...


The Army, NYPD and State Department can't get enough workers with this job skill. Neither can Fortune 500 companies, hospitals, local courts and schools.
What is it? Fluency in a foreign language

CUA World Cup 2013: Congratulations to our Spanish Team

Fulbright Teaching Assistants 

The Dept. welcomes Dennis Ribeiro  from Brazil and Mona Al Hendi from Kuwait as our first Fulbright Teaching Assistants starting in Fall 2013

ALLEX Chinese Teaching Fellow

The Dept. welcomes Yung-Yung Chang from Taiwan as our new Chinese Teaching Fellow

Information for incoming students: The Global Village 

Community Service at CUA Video
CUA at National Press Club with the Irish Ambassador
The Davy Carozza International Conference Elsa Morante and the Italian Arts, 25-27 October 2012
CUA World Cup: Congratulations to our Arabic Team

Going Global:

Launching an International Career Here or Abroad, includes a good list of items for prospective college students to consider when choosing a college and its foreign language program.

Morante and the Italian Arts Conference: opening of the Year of the Italian Culture in the USA”- See the video with Ambassador Bisogniero
Two language minors receive Fulbrights to Austria and Turkey
European Studies Certificate Attracts Students with Global Focus
CUA Enjoys Sights and Tastes of University’s Global Cultures
Thinking in a Foreign Language
The Bilingual Brain is Sharper and More Focused
The 364th chapter of the Pi Delta Phi National French Honor Society
German in a Multicultural World
German minor awarded Fulbright Grant to Salzburg, Austria
Prof. Grimbert Receives French Academic Honor
The Washington Post:  A modest revival for the Irish language by Prof. Ronan Connolly
Kojo Nnamdi show: Irish Language and Culture Class at Catholic University
Boston Globe:  Interest grows in reviving Ireland’s native tongue @ CUA
BBC : Irish language gains popularity among US students
Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program Summer & Fall 2012 Online Application Open