Carnegie Mellon University

At the Department of Modern Languages, our students are curious to engage with languages and cultures in order to make a world of a difference in all that they do.

Student Achievements & News

Come see how Modern Language students are excelling in their areas of study and beyond.

  • Xiaomeng Li has been selected as a recipient of a 2021 Duolingo English Test Doctoral Dissertation Award.
  • Xiaomeng Li has been named a 2021-2022 William S. Dietrich II Presidential Ph.D. Fellow.
  • Lindsay Zhang, Ananya Vasude, Sophia Hill, and Anyah Stempien-Smith were recently published in the Richard Macksey Journal for their article titled, "The Role of Face Masks in Native and Non-Native Speech Perception."
  • Valentino Rahming (Ph.D. SLA) has received a fellowship from the Lyford Cay Foundation. The Lyford Cay Foundation is a philanthropic organization in the Bahamas that prides itself on volunteerism through community-based initiatives and investment in educational opportunities for Bahamians.

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