Modern Languages & Literatures Current News
Brent Zundel (graduate in Civil Engineering & Spanish, 2013) received a Fulbright research grant to study water resource issues facing the Patagonia region of Chile at at the University of Concepción. Read the article here.
The Goethe Society awarded their 2013 best essay prize to Patricia Anne Simpson, German Studies, for her article, “Sacred Maternity and Secular Sons: Hölderlin’s Madonna as Muse.” Dr. Simpson’s essay appeared in the Camden House anthology, Religion, Reason, and Culture in the Age of Goethe, which she edited along with Elizabeth Krimmer. See http://goethesociety.org/category/essay-prize/ for further details.
The Department of Modern Languages & Literatures hosted an ACTFL Oral Proficiency Interview Training for MLL faculty and language teachers in the Bozeman area on January 5-8, 2015.
The Department of Modern Languages & Literatures hosted an ACTFL Oral Proficiency Interview Workshop for MLL faculty and language teachers in the Bozeman area on October 16-17, 2014.
MSU Academic Advising Award recipient Ada Giusti, French & Francophone Studies, donates her faculty award to MSU Emerging Scholar Program. http://tinyurl.com/kpxk7em
Sally Sanchez, Spanish, received the 2014 College of Letters & Science's Outstanding Teacher Award.