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Contact World Languages Lab

Location: Bldg. 10, Rm. 128
Phone: 805-756-2273
Dr. Silvia Marijuan
Email: smarijua@calpoly.edu

World Languages Lab

Welcome to the World Languages Lab!

The World Languages Lab is a space open to all Cal Poly students taking language classes in the World Languages and Cultures Department.

At the World Languages Lab, we have lab monitors (fellow Cal Poly students) who can assist you with questions you may have about an exercise, a composition, or grammar points in the target language (Spanish, French, and Chinese). You can also practice your conversation skills with them!

Look at the schedule below (in yellow) to see which lab monitors are available this quarter, at what time they can be found in the lab, and which languages they speak. Give it a try!
 
We also offer the Placement Exam at the World Languages Lab. To know when we will be offering the next Placement Exam, please take a look at the home page of the WLC department where the upcoming exam dates will be posted.
 
Finally, feel free to drop by the lab when there is a monitor available to do your homework assignments and to study alone or in groups. 
 

NOTE: The World Languages Lab is closed when no lab monitor is available, and it is also closed during finals.

LOCATIONBuilding 10, Room 128

PIRC lab

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For more information about the World Languages Lab, please contact Dr. Silvia Marijuan: smarijua@calpoly.edu

"MEET OUR LAB MONITORS"

 

ALE

¡Hola! My name is Alessandra (Ale) and I am a Spanish Lab Monitor. I am from Lima, Peru and I moved to San Francisco two years ago to graduate from high school and pursue higher education: Industrial engineering at Cal Poly SLO.  
 
I'll be honest: It has been pretty hard, but experiences like this job in which I can share a little piece of my culture, makes me really grateful. So, come to the lab, I’ll be more than happy to help!
 
PS: If you were wondering, this is a pic in Lake Parón, Ancash, Peru<3
 

 

LYDIA

 

I’m Lydia and I’ll be your new lab monitor for Chinese!
I was born in a city in China called Guangzhou and I currently live in San Francisco with my family.
I am a second year student majoring in Nutrition with a concentration in Applied Nutrition.
I like spending my free time in local cafes, so you’ll most likely catch me at Kreuzberg or Ascendo in Downtown on weekends. 
Please don’t hesitate to drop by during lab hours because I’ll be more than happy to offer assistance.
Looking forward to meeting you all! :)

 

KALENA

I’m WLC major and spent the last academic year studying in France. I’m vice-president of the Cal Poly Club Fencing Team, and enjoy reading, playing board games, drawing portraits, and anything related to Star Wars.

 

PEDRO

Hello, my name is Pedro. I am a Senior and I’m a MLL major. I am a native Spanish speaker since I lived in Mexico for many years. Fun fact: I lived in Cancún for 8 years. I’m glad to help anybody who needs to practice their Spanish language skills!

 

INGRID

My name is Ingrid and I am a second year Political Science major with a concentration in Global Politics. I am from Chula Vista and my first language is Spanish. In my spare time, I go to concerts and thrift shopping.
 

Thanks! 

 

 

 

 

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