News & Announcements for French and Italian

News & Announcements for French and Italian

  • French Major Wins Award for Best Research Presentation
    5/12/2016
    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
    5/6/2016
    Charlotte Prieu,graduate student in French, has been appointed to the committee Students Advising on Graduate Education (SAGE): http://www.grad.illinois.edu/committees/sage
  • Charlotte Prieu receives Best Documentary Film award
    5/6/2016
    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
    5/6/2016
    Jessica Nicholas, French PhD candidate, was awarded the Graduate College Dissertation Completion Fellowship for AY 2016-17.
  • Two Alumnae Receive National AATF Award
    5/3/2016
    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).