World Languages & Cultures

See the world through the eyes of another.

Broaden and intensify your perspective as you recognize and strengthen our connections with others for a greater understanding of our increasingly interconnected world.


Study Abroad

Both majors and minors choose from a variety of locations abroad at which to study and be immersed in the culture: Austria, Brazil, Germany, Israel, France, Taiwan, Spain, U.K., Lebanon, Italy, or Argentina.


Alumni Highlight: Shanna Crumley

Shanna Crumley (‘12), along with Cristian Pancorbo, assistant professor of Spanish, and a classmate of Shanna’s from Columbia University, have built an app using blockchain technology for use by refugees and others who no longer have access to personal records.

The Story


  • Law
  • Social work
  • Translation/Interpretation
  • Writer/Journalist
  • Ambassador
  • Homeland security
  • Youth/Mission outreach

Contact Us

World Languages & Cultures
215 Irwin Hall
One Angwin Avenue
Angwin, CA 94508

(707) 965-6500

Email Us

Rebuilding Their Futures: Alumna & Faculty Win $30K Grant for Refugee Work

During the summer of 2017, Cristian Pancorbo, assistant professor of Spanish at Pacific Union College, coordinated a trip to Lebanon with students from PUC, La Sierra University, and Loma Linda University. 

May 17, 2018

Learn More