Assistant Professor of French Sarah Glasco presented in late May her research and experiences on short-term study abroad programs and intercultural competence at the annual NAFSA convention, which took place in San Diego. Her article "Preparing Undergraduates for Research Projects in Faculty-led Short-term Study Abroad Courses" appears in the Summer 2014 issue of CUR Quarterly.
Dr. Olivia Choplin, an assistant professor of French, has published an article in The American Review of Canadian Studies, Vol. 44, Issue 1, 2014.
The National Collegiate French Honor Society, Pi Delta Phi, inducted 13 new members at a ceremony on May 8.
The National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society inducted 17 new members at a ceremony on May 5th.
The senior Spanish and international studies major will teach English in Spain.
Omolayo Ojo is competing for a highly competitive national fellowship awarded each year to those with goals of working in public service or government. Winners will be announced in April.
World Languages and Cultures student Madison Clough has won a second scholarship for study of Arabic language and culture.
Faculty and staff are measuring the effects of both international and domestic learning experiences on student learning, student well-being and the way students think from global perspectives.
Madison Ann “Maddy” Clough, an international studies major with an interest in working as an Arabic speaker for the United States government, is the first Elon student to receive a William Jefferson Clinton Scholarship to study at the American University in Dubai.
After winning a contest sponsored by the university's French Club, four students had their homemade desserts showcased in a campus dining hall.
Thursday, Nov. 7, at 7:30 p.m. in the Numen Lumen Pavilion.
Maggie Liston '16 has known since high school that she wanted to incorporate the French language into her career plans, and with guidance from Student Professional Development Center staff, she found an internship this summer in New York City with the French Embassy.
Claire Mayo's freshman survey course three years ago sparked an undergraduate research project that may one day lead her to become a top expert on former French leader Charles de Gaulle.
Evan A. Gatti, associate professor of art history, presented "Episcopus 'al Fresco': Episcopal Imagery in the Painted Programs of North Italy at the turn of the Millennium" at the International Medieval Congress in Leeds, England on July 3, 2013.
If you have any interest in mythology, 'bad' Classics movies, claymation, poetry, literature, reception studies, or anything related thereto, don't miss this lecture by Professor Dan Curley (Classics, Skidmore College) at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, April 18 in Moseley Oak Room.
The native Parisian discussed on April 8, 2013, his two best-selling books at an appearance in LaRose Digital Theatre.
John Garratt '09, a history major and German studies minor, has been accepted by the German Academic Exchange Serivce (DAAD) to study in Germany on a long-term graduate research fellowship.