Faculty News

Department of Modern Languages – Summer 2017

Gina Sherriff Was awarded an Independent Study Leave for Beginning Spanish Courses for the 21st Century. Was selected as the American Council for the Teaching of Foreign Language (ACTFL) 2017 Pedagogy Grant winner in the area of Teaching and Learning of Culture. Her pedagogy proposal, “Using RadioAmbulante in the classroom,” will be published in …

Department of Modern Languages – Spring 2017

Karen Adams Gave a presentation on “Sex Change, Masculinity, and Kinship in Medieval Literature” at the CoLA Colloquium on January 26 in the Chaplin Gallery.   Susan Nevins (pictured above) Gave a presentation on “The Lynde Family of Brookfield, Vermont: An African American story comes to life through Revolutionary War records,” at the …

Department of Modern Languages – Winter 2017

Judith Stallings-Ward (pictured above) Presented the first in a series of university-wide Dana I lectures on September 20 in the Kreitzberg Library. Her talk, titled “Fable of X,Y,Z: Gerardo Diego’s Creation Myth of Music,” dealt with a work that is the centerpiece of the European avant-garde and the focus of her current book project. …