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Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures

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In order to understand a language and culture, you need opportunities to truly become a part of the culture. The Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures offers broad instruction in 12 languages and their cultures, spanning most of the globe. 

Contact Us

If you are looking for an individual, search our Faculty and Staff Directory. For additional information or assistance, please contact one of our team members.

 Prof. Kurt Goblirsch

Department Chair
Kurt Goblirsch
Phone: 803-777-9734


Chair's Assistant
Le'Nora Whittley
Phone: 803-777-9734

Mark Beck

Assistant Chair & Undergraduate Director
Paul Malovrh
Phone: 803-777-9734

 Rebecca Janzen



Graduate Director
Rebecca Janzen

Chris King


Graduate Student Services
Chris King
Phone: 803-777-0473

Tim McAteer


Placement Testing Coordinator
Tim McAteer
Phone: 803-777-0816



Undergraduate Student Services, Scheduling Coordinator
Jada Daniel
Phone: 803-777-4884


Office Manager
Phone: 803-777-4881

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