Neil “Nino” Thibodaux, native of Franklin,
La. and resident of Houma, La., will
serve as the instructor for the course.
Neil has a great love for Italy, its unique
culture, and its people and enjoys not
only teaching the language, but also
sharing his life’s experiences - he lived
there for 13 years. His wit and humor in
telling stories from his life in Italy is sure
to make the class interesting and fun.
Neil has a very well-rounded education.
A graduate of Franklin High School;
Earned his Bachelor of Arts Degree in
Theology/Psychology from Trinity Baptist College in Jacksonville, Florida and received his Doctorate in Theology/Psychology from Victory Baptist College in North Augusta, South Carolina. He earned his Associate’s Degree in the Italian Language from Perugia University in Catania, Italy. He also has taught at the university level for several years.
He has taught the Italian language at Remington College in Lafayette, Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, and at private homes from Lafayette to New Orleans.