French Major Wins Award for Best Research Presentation
Marshall Janevicius, a senior majoring in French, received the Stevick Foundation Excellence in Humanities/FAA Research, Outstanding Presentation award for a presentation about his honors thesis, entitled "The EU, the Schengen Area, and the Refugee Crisis.” Prof. Mroz directed the thesis. Congratulations, Marshall!
Charlotte Prieu appointed to SAGE
Charlotte Prieu,graduate student in French, has been appointed to the committee Students Advising on Graduate Education (SAGE):
Charlotte Prieu receives Best Documentary Film award
Charlotte Prieu, graduate student in French, received an award for the Best Documentary at the Feminist Film Festival of the University of Illinois for the film that she co-directed, titled "It Happens Here". The video is available on youtube:
https://youtu.be/ywruUKSPKZw. Please note that it is related to sexual assault.
Jessica Nicholas awarded Graduate College Dissertation Completion Fellowship
Jessica Nicholas, French PhD candidate, was awarded the Graduate College Dissertation Completion Fellowship for AY 2016-17.
Two Alumnae Receive National AATF Award
The department of Emily Raiche Fellmann (MA ’02) and I (Liz Mocek Martinez MA ’10), both teachers at Lyons Township High School in La Grange, Illinois, was recognized by the AATF as an Exemplary French program (press release is here: http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/la-grange/community/chi-ugc-article-lt-french-program-receives-award-2016-04-25-story.html).