Department of Communication Studies and Modern Languages

The Department of Communication Studies & Modern Languages prepares students to excel by nurturing effective communicate skills, language proficiency, and intercultural literacy. Are you ready to excel locally and globally? We think so.

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Excel Locally & Globally


    Tuition Waivers Available for Southeast’s Community Health Workers Program

    Tuition waiver applications are now available for those interested in completing the Community Health Workers Certificate program in southeast Missouri. The waivers are available thanks to funding recently awarded to the Southeast Missouri State University Partnership for Community Health Workers to increase the number of Certified Community Health Workers (CHWs) in southeast Missouri serving the […]

    Southeast Students Proclaim Words of Empowerment in Skin Deep Project

    Words are powerful, and some words can cut deep. In the fourth annual Skin Deep Project, Southeast Missouri State University students are learning how to take control of the words that define them by proclaiming words of empowerment and redefine who they really are. The project is part of Instructor Jeanne Harris’ “Interpersonal Communications” class. […]

    Afro-Asian Connections in Latin America Focus of New Book by Southeast Professor

    Dr. Debbie Lee-DiStefano, professor of Spanish at Southeast Missouri State University, is co-editor of a new book exploring how people of African and Asian descent are connected to Latin America and the Caribbean entitled “Afro-Asian Connections in Latin America and the Caribbean.” “Afro-Asian Connections in Latin America and the Caribbean” examines how, although originally brought […]


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Communication Studies
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