Department of Foreign Languages faculty awarded 4 grants totaling $175,000


KENNESAW, Ga. (Aug 13, 2015) — The Department of Foreign Languages is proud to announce several grants recently awarded to our faculty:

  • Joe Terantino (PI), Kristen Elley and Patricia Wood received $20,000 from TalkAbroad ( for their proposal, "Co-curricular speaking activities: Examining the effects on oral proficiency and listening comprehension."
  • Sabine Smith received three awards from the Halle Foundation ( $120,000 to support the "German for Georgia" initiative, $20,000 to support transnational seminars and performances and $15,0000 to support study abroad programs for KSU with Paderborn University in Germany.