Professor Mimi Yang is multilingual and multicultural in Chinese, English, Spanish, and Portuguese. She earned her B.A. from Beijing University, and her M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Arizona.
Before coming to Carthage in 1996, Prof. Yang was a visiting assistant professor of Spanish at Illinois Wesleyan University. She also has held teaching posts at the University of Arizona and Randolph-Macon Woman's College and was a Dartmouth/Dana Fellow in Spanish at Dartmouth College. She joined the Carthage faculty in 1996 and became a full professor in 2009. Read more.
"Mimi Yang has been an influential guide in my college career and I deeply appreciate all that she had done. She's helped me in both Chinese and Spanish. She has insight that broadens my own thinking to the point where I can come up with different ideas that I would have never thought of before."
— John Gutt-Jankowski, '14
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