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National Foreign Language Week Planned for First Time at SWOSU

National Foreign Language Week will be held for the first time at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Activities are set for March 5-8. 

An opening reception is planned Monday, March 5, at 3 p.m. in the East Ballroom of the Memorial Student Center. Guest speaker is Desa Dawson, world languages chair at the Oklahoma State Department of Education. Other speakers will be Dr. Ruth Boyd, John Woltz and Dr. Tugba Sevin, all of SWOSU.

Free snacks and drinks will be provided during the opening reception.

The National Foreign Language Week will continue with movie screening in Italian, Spanish and French at the Al Harris Library lobby. The movie screenings will begin at 6:30 p.m. on March 5, 6 and 7. Free popcorn will be provided during the movie screenings.

“We look forward to seeing the SWOSU community and area residents at this unique event to learn more about foreign languages and cultures,” Sevin said.

For more information, contact Sevin at