Category Archives: Dept. News

Dr. Frédéric Fladenmuller – 30 years of service to ECU!

Dr. Frédéric Fladenmuller was recognized by Chancellor Staton at a reception on April 12, 2017 to honor his 30 years of dedicated service to ECU. A Professor of French and Francophone Studies, Dr. Fladenmuller was named University Scholar this year, and was presented with the Distinguished Research Award from the FLL Department.  He is academic advisor for Phi Sigma Iota, the foreign languages honor society, and has

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Dr. Jensen interviewed by Goethe Institut

Dr. Birgit Jensen was recently interviewed by the Goethe Institut, the globally present, federally funded cultural association that promotes the study of the German language and encourages international cultural exchanges. In Sept. 2016, Dr. Jensen gave a presentation on flipping her Beginning German classrooms at GETVICO, a virtual conference organized by the AATG and the Goethe Institut (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aTdxnx2SBJA). The interview

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Three students from FL&L Dept. receive Scholarships to study in Kyoto, Japan

Congratulations Japanese Scholars!  Three students from the Japanese program in Foreign Languages and Literatures Department have been chosen to receive the Jim and Pam Mullen Thomas Harriot College Study Abroad Scholarship.  Please join us in honoring the achievements of Mariama Abubakri, Chelsie Hargrove, and K’Shylah Whitehurst.  They will all be participating in the 2017 Kyoto Field Study led by Prof.

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Dr. Fladenmuller a guest speaker at the Sorbonne University in Paris, France

Dr. Frédéric Fladenmuller in this photo on March 7th 2017 in front of France’s oldest and most prestigious academic institution: the Sorbonne university in Paris, founded in 1110. There and in front of a learned audience Dr. Frédéric Fladenmuller gave a talk entitled L’écriture de la Maladie: Virginia Woolf Lectrice de Marcel Proust. It was Dr. Fladenmuller’s second invitation to be a guest speaker

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3rd Annual DISSH Symposium, March 16, 2017, 8:00-5:15 in Joyner Library’s Faulkner Gallery

  The Foreign Languages and Literatures Department is co-sponsoring The Digital Innovation and Scholarship in the Social Sciences and Humanities (DISSH) Symposium, March 16, 2017, 8:00-5:15, in the J.Y. Joyner Library’s Faulkner Gallery (2nd floor). The distinguished speakers and panelists will engage in discussions on various topics related to digital scholarship. Read more at: https://calendar.ecu.edu/event/3rd_annual_dissh_symposium#.WLcT6hDgGL8 http://www.ecu.edu/cs-cas/DISSH/dissh2017.cfm

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