Post Tagged with: "Chris Coski"

Class of 2021 | Luke Phelps Still Plans to Get to France

Luke Phelps

Two things didn’t go quite the way Luke Phelps expected. First, he found himself using Zoom for his student-teaching. Second, he didn’t find himself in France last summer. But he’s graduating this spring from Ohio University, and he’ll soon get his chance to teach French in a live classroom. And […]

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April 20, 2021 at 4:36 pmNews

Coski Gives Keynote Talk at ‘Forging Linguistic Identities’ Conference

Dr. Christopher Coski delivers the keynote address "I Speak, Therefore We Are" at the fifth biannual Forging Linguistic Identities Conference.

Dr. Christopher Coski, Professor of French and Chair of Modern Languages, delivered the keynote address at the fifth biannual Forging Linguistic Identities Conference at Towson University in Maryland on March 15. Coski’s talk, “I Speak, Therefore We Are,” examined the implicit recasting of Cartesian identity in Condillac’s 1746 Essai sur […]

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March 22, 2019 at 2:12 pmResearch

Figueroa Authors Collection of Stories about Puerto Rican Traditions

Dr. Melissa Figueroa

Dr. Melissa Figueroa, Assistant Professor of Spanish in the Modern Languages Department, published a collection of short stories titled Nota de duelo (Mourning Note) in ArtePoética Press, a New York-based publishing company that specializes in literature written in Spanish in the United States. The stories are about Puerto Rican traditions […]

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December 3, 2018 at 1:29 pmResearch

Modern Languages Hosts Ohio Valley Foreign Language Alliance 35th Anniversary

Attendees at the Ohio Valley Foreign Language Alliance

The Modern Languages Department hosted the annual meeting of the Ohio Valley Foreign Language Alliance on Nov. 3. This organization provides a forum for collaboration between foreign language instructors from the university level and high school and middle school levels from the southeast Ohio region and from bordering areas in […]

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November 16, 2018 at 8:48 amNews

Message from the Chair | Strengthening the Undergraduate Experience

Dr.Christopher Coski

Say There Alumni Newsletter Fall 2018 By Christopher Coski Professor & Chair of Modern Languages Greetings! It is a pleasure to welcome everyone to the latest edition of Say There. As incoming chair, I have inherited a robust, enthusiastic, and active department from Betsy Partyka, who spent the last nine […]

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October 16, 2018 at 4:06 pmAlumni

Mexican Theater Performance of El Merolico, Oct. 19

El merolico will be performed by Efe Tres Teatro on Oct. 19.

The Mexican theater company, Efe Tres Teatro, comes to campus on Oct. 19 to perform El merolico at 7 p.m. in Scripps Hall, room 111. The performance is based on three plays originally published in 1613 by the Spanish writer, Miguel de Cervantes: El viejo celoso (The Jealous Old Man), […]

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October 1, 2018 at 7:30 pmEvents

40 Alumni Return for Salzburg 50th Anniversary Celebration

2019 Program – Maria Alm, Austria

The Modern Languages Department celebrated the 50th anniversary of its study abroad program in Salzburg, Austria, in September. Since 1968, Ohio University students have been traveling to Austria to refine and expand their German skills. Initially, a collaboration with Bowling Green State University offered an academic year abroad for more […]

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September 28, 2018 at 9:41 amNews