Beyond the Classroom - Global Languages and Literatures

Beyond the Classroom

Undergraduate Research

As accomplished academic researchers, our faculty members take pride in assisting especially motivated undergraduates to complete independent research projects on topics of their choosing, ranging from the impact of existing background in a second language on the acquisition of a third language, to an exploration of the Latin American immigrant experience.

Learn more about undergraduate research at Bridgewater.

Study Abroad

Immersing yourself in a new culture is one of the best ways to perfect your skills with a foreign language. BSU students can choose from over 75 study abroad programs in more than 35 countries and spend a summer, winter, semester or year abroad – and still graduate on schedule.

Learn more about study abroad at Bridgewater. 

Portuguese American Student Association

This student-led group helps spread awareness of the heritage and culture of Portuguese-speaking countries, hosting events throughout the year for the entire BSU community.

Cape Verdean Student Association

Open to students of any race, religion or ethnicity, the CVSA creates opportunities to educate the BSU community about Cape Verdean history, culture and language through networking events and social programming.

La Sociedad Latinx

Open to all students, La Sociedad Latinx celebrates the diversity of Latin American cultures and communities through on-campus events that educate the BSU community and provide a welcoming space for students of all cultural backgrounds.