- Hispanic Organization of Language Activities (H.O.L.A.)
俱乐部CAFÉ:365体育滚球的学生经营的法语俱乐部, 俱乐部咖啡馆, is a vibrant group that allows students with an interest in 法国 and Francophone cultures to connect campus wide, to reach out to the local Francophone community, and to participate in 法国-related cultural activities in Memphis. 2010年春天, 俱乐部咖啡馆 members partnered with other campus organizations to raise $5000 for survivors of the earthquake in Haiti, and in 2012 raised funds to donate to a residential girls’ school in Morocco. 俱乐部赞助校园年会, 备受喜爱的“臭奶酪大赛”,” gathers weekly for lunch and informal conversation at the “Table française,，并组织电影, crepe-making, 游戏之夜, 去孟菲斯参加与法国有关的活动, including trips see theater performances in town ( “Les Miserables” at Playhouse on the Square in 2013 and to “的 Phantom of the Opera” at the Orpheum 的ater in 2014), wine-tastings and picnics on campus complete with croquet and boules competitions! In 2014, we inaugurated the first-annual “Tour de Midtown” bike excursion to a 法国 café in downtown Memphis.
有关即将举行的活动的更多信息, please join the 脸谱网 page of the 俱乐部咖啡馆 and the 法国 section, 法国@Rhodes.
Language tables take place weekly in the Rat over lunch. 的y provide opportunities to practice the target language in an informal setting with faculty, 工作人员, 以及所有语言水平的学生. 的 times and meeting days of specific language tables are available on each language section′s web page.
现代语言460. 实习. (1-3学时)
外语实习, which are normally arranged by the Director of 职业服务, are occasionally available and permit a qualified student to receive academic credit for an off-campus experience by working with either a business or non-profit organization. 的实习, which requires of the student an advanced competence in a foreign language, must entail a significant encounter with a foreign language, 书面和/或口头, and maintenance of an appropriate journal as well as a final written evaluation of the internship. Placements must be approved by a faculty member who teaches the language in question and the chair of the department.
的 Jared E. 温格奖 is presented annually to the most accomplished senior in the study of 法国, 德国, 俄语或西班牙语. Candidates for the award have acquired a superior, idiomatic grasp of at least one modern language and have developed distinguished critical-thinking skills in the analysis of its literatures and cultures.
的 Li Xiuying Memorial Award for Chinese Language Excellence is presented annually to a student who has demonstrated a record of Chinese language excellence at elementary and/or intermediate level as well as great enthusiasm for the study of Chinese language and culture.
的 Thakkar-Freeman奖 in 中国研究 is given annually to a distinguished minor in Chinese.
学生 who earned a 4 or 5 on a language AP exam in Chinese, 法国, 德国, or 西班牙语 will receive 4 credits of that language′s 201 course 只有 if they scored at the 202 level or higher on the placement test and after approval by the appropriate language faculty. A student who earned a 4 or 5 on a language AP but who does not achieve proficiency based on the placement test and faculty approval does not receive any credit for the AP exam and must take the 201 course in order to earn that credit and proficiency.