German, Russian, and East Asian Languages

Our programs foster understanding of self and the world in learning languages and cultures, literature, cinema, drama, and related fields. We feature active student organizations, research, off-campus projects, and education abroad around the world.

The Language Services Group provides high quality services in translations, interpreting, and localization to businesses, communities, and individuals in the region.

The Language Learning Center (LLC) is the central site on the BGSU campus that provides technology support to language students and language instructors.

Curious about what it’s like to learn a language your high school probably did not offer? Visit a 20-minute sample class on Thursday, 20 November.

Study in Austria, China, Japan, or Russia next summer! BGSU program information is on the Education Abroad site.

The department will welcome Austrian writer Clemens Burger as the Max Kade Writer in Residence in early 2015.

BGSU Foreign Language Program