Portrait of Felecia Lucht


Director, Wisconsin Intensive Summer Language Institutes (WISLI)



327 Ingraham Hall

Felecia Lucht is the Director of the Wisconsin Intensive Summer Language Institutes (WISLI) at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.  Dr. Lucht has an MA and PhD in German Linguistics with a PhD minor in Second Language Acquisition from UW-Madison.  She holds an MA in International Affairs with a concentration in Comparative and Regional Studies from the School of International Service (SIS) at the American University in Washington, DC.  She has a BA from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point where she completed a double major in German and International Studies, and a minor in Russian.  Prior to her role as WISLI Director, Lucht taught language classes and courses in second language acquisition, foreign language methodology, and foreign language testing.  Lucht has studied German and Russian (and some Dutch), and is currently learning Arabic and Brazilian Portuguese.

Monica Perez


Assistant, Wisconsin Intensive Summer Language Institutes

Monica is a student assistant at WISLI at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She is a sophomore pursuing a major in Communication Arts with a certificate in German, and is also a student in the Russian Flagship Program. She loves to learn languages, and enjoys reading, art, and spending time in nature.