Category: September 2015

CATEGORIES: September 2015

French Faculty Member Reconnects with French Major Alumna

On Friday, June 12th, 2015, Dr. Stacey Weber-Fève (Associate Professor of French) reconnected with ISU French major alumna Ms. Breanna Melville (December 2010) in Paris, France. Weber-Fève had been attending the 15th Anniversary of the Association for Studies in French Cinema Annual Conference where she presented new research at the Université Sorbonne Nouvelle/ Paris 3 … Continue reading French Faculty Member Reconnects with French Major Alumna

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Welcome to Our New Faculty Member: Charles Nagle

I guess I am a bit of an odd case. I distinctly remember in high school, I think I was a junior, telling my Spanish teacher that I was going to get my Ph.D. and teach Spanish. Then again, perhaps I just said I was going to teach Spanish and left out the Ph.D. part, which seems more plausible since I was 16 at the time.

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Q&A with Professor William Carter

My most memorable international experience was having my wallet stolen on a midnight train from Paris and then reporting it to the local German police—in German—during my first visit to Europe.

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Summer Internship in Sangolquí, Ecuador. 

I developed many professional skills and gained valuable career experience that will help me in the job market. I hope my experience in Ecuador working with Manna will inspire someone else to seize this wonderful learning experience.

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Summer in Russia

Justin Wilder and Haley Bailey spent 8 weeks this summer studying in St.Petersburg, Russia, on a program offered through ISU’s partner, School of Russian and Asian Studies (SRAS). Below, Justin and Haley share their memories of the trip.

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Two WLC Faculty Members Receive Prestigious ACTFL Awards

Congratulations to our French faculty members, Professors Linda Quinn Allen and Stacey Weber-Fève, for being named the 2015 recipients of two prestigious, national awards by the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL). Dr. Allen, Associate Professor of French with a joint appointment in the School of Education, was awarded the ACTFL Anthony … Continue reading Two WLC Faculty Members Receive Prestigious ACTFL Awards