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Administrative Staff

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Eleonore Baginski

Administrative Coordinator
Office: Kohlberg 316
Phone: 610.328.8143
Email: ebagins1

Jennifer Piddington

Administrative Assistant
Office: Kohlberg 316
Phone: 610.328.8679
Email: jpiddin1

Michael Jones

Language Resource Center Director
Office: Kohlberg 326
Phone: 610.328.8036
Email: mjones1
Language Resource Center

John Word

Language Resource Center Technologist
Office: Kohlberg 326
Phone: 610.690.2055
Email: jword1
Language Resource Center

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Language Study in the Age of Globalization

This brochure by the Modern Language Association is directed primarily to college students. It​ explains how knowing other languages enriches students’ personal lives, expands their range of professional opportunities, and increases their power to act as citizens of the world.


Language Center

The Language Center provides resources to enhance the study of foreign language, literature, and culture at Swarthmore College. Students have access to audio/video materials required for foreign language classes. The lab's resources include 12 Macbook Pros, 8 iMacs, an extensive library of foreign films, video cameras, and audio recorders. The space is a unique, adaptable, multimedia-friendly place to study, practice and develop language skills. 

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