Associate Professor of Spanish
Chair, Modern Languages
P.O. Box 9693
Roanoke, VA 24020
Students enrolled in German courses will attain appropriate levels of proficiency in the four language skills (reading, writing, speaking, and aural comprehension) and will become familiar with German cultural heritage. Students also have a study abroad opportunity at the Ludwigsburg University of Education in Germany. More info »
Courses in German:
Barbara Hassell, visiting lecturer in German, B.A., Roanoke College, M.A.L.S., Hollins University; candidate for Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University.
Students in elementary and intermediate Japanese courses will be introduced to Japanese civilization and culture and will develop proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing in Japanese. Students in elementary Japanese will begin to master hiragana and katakana, and students in intermediate Japanese will develop their skills in kanji.
In addition, students have a study abroad opportunity through our exchange program with Kansai Gaidai in Osaka, Japan. Further information may be found on the Hollins Abroad page on our Web site.
Courses in Japanese
Yasuko Kumazawa, lecturer in Japanese, B.A., Doshisha University; M.A.L.S., C.A.S., Hollins University
Many students of modern language take the opportunity to study abroad. Hollins makes study abroad as accessible as possible: