Modern Languages & Literatures Current News

2014

MSU Academic Advising Award recipient Ada Giusti, French & Francophone Studies, donates faculty award to MSU Emerging Scholar Program. http://tinyurl.com/kpxk7em

2013

Jack Jelinski, Professor Emeritus of Spanish, published a book of poetry for children, “Poems For Intelligent Children With a Sense of Humor (This Means You).” http://tinyurl.com/n47jjko

Student Ryan Ricci (majoring in Spanish Teaching) received the Steven L. Johnson Memorial Scholarship; 2012. This award is given to the outstanding Spanish Teaching major. It not only recognizes academic success, but quality of character as well, reflecting the esteem of teachers and peers in the department.

Student Caitlin Dahl (majoring in French & Francophone Studies and German Studies) received the Sue Burton Cannon Memorial Award; 2013. This award is given to the outstanding Junior female student(s) in a Modern Languages class and is based on service to the Department of Modern Languages, academic performance, and service outside the Department.

Bridget Kevane is awarded sabattical for the 2013/2014 academic year.