Carlie Sitzman, a professional German to English translator who currently lives in Greenville will speak about her experiences in building a career as a professional translator in Germany and the U.S.
Date: Thursday, October 17th
Place: 1032 Bate
October 9, 2013. 6:30pm. Bate 1028.
Barber of Siberia by Nikita Mikhalkov (1998)
November 13, 2013. 7pm. Bate 1028.
The Prisoner of the Mountains by Sergei Nodrov (1996)
Meet with faculty members, recent graduates and ECU students about majors and minors in Hispanic Studies, study abroad, internships, graduate programs and professions in Spanish. Door prizes, refreshments and light snacks.
ECU’s Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, the Department of History, and the Honors College invite You to a Free Talk by
MR. MORRIS GLASS
4 p.m. TUESDAY, APRIL 16
(Mendenhall Student Center, ECU Campus)
Mr. Glass was just 11 when the Nazis invaded his native Poland on 1 September 1939.
Forty-two members of his family were murdered during the Holocaust and he was imprisoned in six death camps, including Auschwitz. Mr. Glass speaks on behalf of the millions who perished during the Nazis’ reign of terror.
This event is free and open to the public. *Given the graphic subject matter, parents interested in bringing children to this event are asked to use their best judgment.* For more information, contact Prof. David Smith or phone 252.328.5524.
Mr. Glass’s talk is made possible by the N. C. Council on the Holocaust.
The ECU Classical Studies Program announces its production of
a Tragedy by Sophocles
in a translation by Ruth Fainlight and Robert J. Littman
with original music by Mark Richardson, ECU School of Music
directed by John Given, ECU Program in Classical Studies
April 5, 6 and 7, 2013 at 8:00 p.m.
at Mendenhall Student Center, Great Rooms, ECU
Co-sponsored by the Center for Student Leadership & Civic Engagement.
The annual Classics lecture on March 21, 2013 was presented by Dr. Rebecca Benefiel of Washington and Lee University. It was entitled “The House of the Faun and Popular Culture in Pompeii.”
On March 2, the Department hosted the spring meeting of the Foreign Language Association of North Carolina. For program information, see the FLANC website
There will be a special screening of Henry Louis Gates’ PBS series Black in Latin America.This series deals with the effects of the African Diaspora in Latin America.
MONDAY, Feb. 11
Cuba, Haiti and the Dominican Republic
5:00-7:00 Bate 1032
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 13
Brazil, Mexico and Peru
5:00-7:00 Bate 1032
Contact: Alan Watts (firstname.lastname@example.org)
ECU Hosts Ninth Year of International Affairs Forum
The Great Decisions Program, now in its ninth year at ECU and co-sponsored by the World Affairs Council of Eastern North Carolina (WAC-ENC), will run for eight consecutive Saturdays beginning January 19, 2013 through March 9. Sessions will be held from 10 a.m. to noon in the Rivers West Building auditorium on the ECU campus.
The program consists of a series of lectures by academic and professional experts. Topics of discussion will include Threat Assessment, China in Africa, Myanmar and Southeast Asia, the Future of the Euro, Egypt, NATO, Iran, and Intervention.
Full-time ECU students, staff and faculty may attend for free and purchase the program book for $19. For the general public, the fee is $37 for all eight sessions and includes membership in the WAC-ENC. The textbook is $19. Individual sessions are $6. To register for the series, visit the Great Decisions web site at www.ecu.edu/cs-cas/greatdecisions/home.cfm.
For additional information, contact Dr. Sylvie Debevec Henning at 252-328-5520 or email@example.com. Individuals requesting accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) should call 252-737-1016 (voice/TTY) at least 48 hours prior to each event.