Don Robison is a retired language teacher who volunteers four hours a week in the language lab. He taught German, French, and Spanish at Marquette Senior High School and both German and Spanish at NMU. He also has a basic knowledge of Russian and can help beginning students. His other language interests include Italian, Swedish and Chinese. 

Don lived in Germany for seven years and in Austria for one. He took summer courses at three French universities: Dijon, Grenoble, and Caen. He now regularly travels to Spanish speaking countries.

Don also enjoys watching foreign films, working in the woods on his Deerton property, and riding his new Vespa 300 scooter.