- Courtney Wachal ‘15
- Hometown: Bettendorf, Iowa
- Major: French & International Studies
Dr. Grant Cook, who is the choral director at Mount Union, has taught his students to appreciate our lives and be thankful.
French Hands-On Learning
Students who choose to major in French at Mount Union have ample opportunities to get “real-world” experience outside of the classroom. By getting involved in extracurricular opportunities and student organizations, you can strengthen your proficiency in French language and culture, both of which are critical to career success.
Experiential learning opportunities will give you many chances to put classroom knowledge to work. These opportunities include:
- Study abroad experience
- Translation of documents from French into English for members of the community
- Attendance at sister-city signing ceremonies for the Cleveland-Rouen partnership
- Teaching opportunities within Alliance City Schools
- Independent research
- Research with faculty or student peers
Alpha Mu Gamma is a national foreign language honorary.
Foreign Language Club is a student-led organization on Mount Union’s campus.
Association of International Students is a student-led organization on Mount Union’s campus.