Tag: Modern Languages

Hispanic Heritage Month continues

Campus continues to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with the following events: Literature discussion between Professors Fernandez Meardi (UW-Green Bay) and Pablo Ruiz (Tufts University) on Argentinean writer Jorge Luis Borges, commemorating the 30th anniversary of his death. 4 to 5 p.m., Christie Theatre, Oct. 13. (Spanish/English) Want to practice languages? Here is your opportunity. Free and […]

National Hispanic Heritage month events, continued

The UW‑Green Bay Spanish program has put together an array of events to celebrate National Hispanic Heritage month (Sept. 15 to Oct. 15), and the many contributions of Hispanic/Latinos to the culture of the United States. Among them: Oct. 6: Translation discussion. Prof. Fernandez Meardi & Kolin Jordan from “7 vientos,” a publishing house based in Chicago […]

Faculty notes: Coury and Ortiz Ceberio publications

Humanities and Global Studies professors David N. Coury and Cristina Ortiz Ceberio are two of the contributors to the volume The Role of the Humanities in a Time of Crisis edited by Maria Pilar Rodriguez and published this month by Dykinson Press (Madrid). Professor Coury’s study entitled “Searching for home in language and culture in […]

Tonight: Culture of Fusion program features ‘The Latin Tinge’

As part of his residency at UWGB this week, NYC/Chilean saxophonist Anibal Rojas is joined by Adam Gaines (trumpet), Christine Salerno (piano), Stefan Hall (guitar), Ben Hogan (percussion), Mark Urness (bass) and Mike Malone (drums) in performances and discussion about Latin music and its effect on the world of jazz. History professor Clif Ganyard will […]

Faculty note: Ortiz presents at International Conference on Hispanic Literatures

Prof. Cristina Ortiz presented “The Politics of Emotion and the Emotional in Politics: an analysis of the text Yoyes, desde su ventana” at the 17th International Conference on Hispanic Literatures that took place in Merida (Mexico) March 9-11. In addition to her presentation, she moderated a panel discussion on Autobiography and Memoir in Hispanic literature. […]

Humanistic Studies honors top students

Last Friday (May 8), Humanistic Studies hosted an awards ceremony for outstanding students and scholarship winners. Student honorees were:
 Humanistic Studies Scholarships
 Harold and Edna Bickford Endowed Scholarship – Taylor Navis 
Coryll Crandall Memorial Scholarship – Danielle Eder
 Thomas E. Daniels Memorial Scholarship – Samantha Molina
 Lise Lotte Gammeltoft Memorial Scholarship – Faith Lent
 Modern […]

Modern Languages program acknowledges top students

The Modern Language Award Ceremony took place Thursday and honored the following outstanding students:
 Applied Use of French – Nicole Phillips
 Academic Excellence in French – Katie Crews 
 Applied Use of German – Mitchell Harings
 Academic Excellence in German – Ashley Deprey-Peeters Spanish
 Applied Use of Spanish – Julio Morales III
 Applied Use […]

Love of language: Students receive annual awards

Students, parents and faculty gathered Thursday (May 2) to celebrate this year’s Modern Languages Awards. The following students received awards for their outstanding work this school year: French: Applied use of the language — Nicole Savage; Academic excellence — Tamar Brooks. German: Applied use of the language — Marina Hauser; Academic excellence — Nicole Roth. […]

Modern Languages student awards

On May 3, faculty, students and community members gathered at Lambeau Cottage to honor this year’s recipients of the Modern Languages program awards. In the category of “Academic Excellence” the awards went to the following students: Tamar W. Brooks (French), Cassandra Baehler (German) and Ramon Garrido Mateos (Spanish). In the “Applied Use of the Language” […]