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Submitted by admin on Mon, 06/17/2013 - 2:16pm

As of July 1, 2016, the Department of Linguistics, Languages and Cultures has consolidated with the Department of French, Italian and Spanish to become the School of Languages, Linguistics, Literatures and Cultures. Visit the new website and watch for other exciting developments, coming soon. Please also note our new e-mail address:

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Introducing the newest Professor of Japanese, Dr. Ben Whaley 

Dr. Martin Wagner joins the German section this fall

Adjunct Professor, Julie Sedivy weighs in on Trump vs. Clinton

Journal aims to increase student publications and collaboration. 

Graduate Sara Williamson receives top academic honours

Russian program invited to give presentation to students




Date & Time:
September 29, 2016 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Documentary film screening and Q&A with Director Mitra Mansoori


Date & Time:
September 30, 2016 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Art of Ingenuity: A Brief History of the Chinese Swindle Story

Date & Time:
October 5, 2016

Join the Centre français on the first Wednesday of every month from October to April.


Arabic and Chinese Placement Applications are now available online.

New e-mail address for the School. Please direct any questions or concerns to our new SLLLC e-mail:

Check out the Soundcloud podcast of a talk by Joseph Windsor (PhD candidate, Linguistics) on the linguistics of Klingon and other con-languages, as the first of a new series of talks recorded in cooperation with CJSW Radio. 

Congratulations to Conny Burian (Instructor, German), whose initiative, Enhancing Educational Leadership, Student Engagement, and Community Ties. The Untapped Potential of Block Week Courses, is now part of the  University of Calgary Teaching Scholars program. Read more about her amazing project in UToday.

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