Post Tagged with: "Modern Languages news"

Class of 2021 | Suzy Aftabizadeh Wants to Continue Work on Women’s Healthcare in Puerto Rico

Suzy Aftabizadeh

Suzy Aftabizadeh credits her faculty members, especially Dr. Betsy Partyka, for providing a positive pathway through the pandemic and encouraging her passion for her research on women’s healthcare in Puerto Rico. Aftabizadeh pursued two majors at Ohio University, Spanish through the Honors Tutorial College and biological sciences through the College […]

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April 30, 2021 at 8:19 amNews

Class of 2021 | Allie Harris Wants to See the World, Starting with France

Allie Harris

Two things Allie Harris didn’t get to see before graduating from Ohio University: the inside of her student teaching classroom and the world. But that’s about to change. “I want to spread my horizons and really try to see the world,” says Harris, who majored in both French and French Education, […]

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April 29, 2021 at 8:56 pmNews

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

10 Arts & Sciences, 2 HTC Students Get OHIO Leadership Awards

Majed Zailaee

Ten Arts & Sciences students and two from the Honors Tutorial College were among 39 honored at Ohio University’s annual leadership awards celebration on April 14. These students “went above and beyond the call of duty to serve their communities, mentor fellow students, and lead with passion and compassion,” said […]

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April 15, 2021 at 8:40 amNews

University Mourns Loss of Spanish Professor Emeritus Abelardo Moncayo

Abelardo Moncayo

The Ohio University community mourns the loss of Associate Professor Emeritus of Spanish Abelardo Moncayo, who retired in 2008 after 38 years of service to the Modern Languages Department. Moncayo passed away at the age of 85 on April 7, according to his obituary. “He had a true love for […]

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April 12, 2021 at 5:23 pmNews

Class of 2021 | Korri Basinger’s Next Choice Might Be Peace Corps or AmeriCorps

Korri Basinger  

Korri Basinger had a lot of choices to make when she arrived at Ohio University. One of the first in her family to go to college, she found support from her first-year learning community, college advisers and professors. She chose Environmental Biology as her major, then added two minors (Spanish […]

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March 31, 2021 at 12:46 pmNews

Alumni News | Richard Friedberg Passes at Age 80

Ohio University alumnus Richard Friedberg ’62 died at age 80 after a long life that included military service in Korea and Vietnam and an active life onstage in Key Biscayne, Fla., according to his obituary in the Islander News. Friedberg was born in Cleveland Ohio in 1940. He lived most […]

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January 13, 2021 at 8:37 amAlumni