New and recent majors in Linguistics!

We’ve had many wonderful new students declare the Linguistics major over the past couple of semesters. Here’s a chance to meet a few of them…if you see them in the hallways, please give them a warm hello!

Emma Blanchette Kankakee, Illinois

“I love learning new languages as a way to explore and better appreciate the cultures that accompany them.”


Isabelle Bright
Grafton, Wisconsin

“I bake my brownies in a muffin tin so that every piece is an edge piece.”


Ethan Frank

“I like languages, translation, and historical linguistics.”










Raquel Quevedo

Green Bay, Wisconsin

“I’m bilingual, I speak English and Spanish, I crochet and I rollerblade!”








Preston Ruh
Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin

“I enjoy learning languages, particularly Chinese, and driving my racecar!”