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Department of World Languages, Literatures & Cultures
Louisiana State University
316 Hodges Hall
Baton Rouge, LA 70803 
Telephone: 225-578-6616
Fax: 225-578-5074

Twitter  @lsuworldlang
Instagram @lsuworldlang
Website   www.lsu.edu/worldlang
Email  worldlang@lsu.edu

Rafael OrozcoChair
315 Hodges Hall
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
225-578-6616
rorozc1@lsu.edu

Jeannie WilliamsonAssistant to the Department Chair
316 Hodges Hall
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
225-578-6587
abwill@lsu.edu

Charles Cloutier, Operations Coordinator
316 Hodges Hall
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
225-578-6585
ccloutier3@lsu.edu

Program Section Heads

Touria Khannous, Arabic 
301A Hodges Hall
225-578-0427
tkhann1@lsu.edu

Gang Zhou, Chinese
312 Hodges Hall
225-578-6647
gzhou@lsu.edu

Kristopher Fletcher, Classics
307 Hodges Hall
225-578-8514
kfletc8@lsu.edu

John Pizer, German
314 Hodges Hall
225-578-5172
pizerj@lsu.edu

Kevin Bongiorni, Italian
423 Hodges Hall
225-578-3311
kbongiorni@lsu.edu 

Christian Fernández-Palacios, Hispanic Studies Director and Associate Chair 
346 Hodges Hall
225-578-5176
cferna2@lsu.edu 

Spanish Advisors and Coordinators

Alejandro Cortazar, Hispanic Studies Graduate Level Advisor
310 Hodges Hall
225-578-5169
acorta1@lsu.edu

Dorota Heneghan, Undergraduate Advisor for Spanish course levels 2155 through 4000 and Spanish Majors and Minors
320 Hodges Hall
225-578-5171
dheneg1@lsu.edu  

Sheldon Lotten, Interim Spanish Language Coordinator for Spanish course levels 1101 through 2102
323 Hodges Hall
225-578-8515
slotte1@lsu.edu