Modern Languages History
The first language classes in our program were developed and taught in the 1970s at what was then Cariboo College. Over the years, the program has survived difficult economic times and continues to expand and grow with Thompson Rivers University.
Les S. Koritz, BA (Southern California), MA (California-Davis), French, German, Co-ordinator of Modern Languages 1971
Yves Merzisen, L es L, DES(Paris), DoES(Saarbruecken), PhD. (UBC), French, German, Co-ordinator of Modern Languages
Micheline Pellerin, BA, MA (SFU), French
Brigitta O'Reagan, MA, PhD (UBC), German
Yves Thoraval, L ès L, MA (Rennes), French
Kelly-Anne Maddox, BA (Memorial University of Newfoundland), MA (Dalhousie), (PhD (Dalhousie), French, German
Sessional instructors have always been a mainstay of our program. Though too numerous to list, they have allowed us to diversify our program offerings and continue to be a valuable part of our faculty.