Post Tagged with: "Modern Languages news"

Modern Languages Literary Series | Fantasmas: Puerto Rican Tales of the Dead, Sept. 16

The Modern Languages Literary Series presents a conversation with Puerto Rican writer Charlie Vázquez about his new book, Fantasmas: Puerto Rican Tales of the Dead on Wednesday, Sept. 16, from 4 to 5 p.m. Join Microsoft Teams meeting. The collection includes works of fiction triggered by the cataclysmic aftermath of […]

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September 1, 2020 at 8:15 pmEvents

Alumni News | Kerry Pigman Named Executive Director of Athens County Foundation

Kerry Pigman

Ohio University alum Kerry Pigman is the new executive director of the Athens County Foundation. “After an extensive and rigorous search, the ACF Board of Directors selected Kerry to be the new Executive Director of the Foundation. Kerry began her training and leadership transition on April 1, working closely with […]

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April 15, 2020 at 9:50 amAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Alonso-Sameño Doing Research, Workshops at Universities in India

Dr. Emilia Alonso Sameño

Dr. Emilia Alonso-Sameño, Professor of Spanish, is on faculty fellowship leave this spring, working on a research project on internationalizing the curriculum and the development of global awareness at Jawaharlal Nehru University in New Delhi, India. She is also Affiliated Faculty in the Latin American Studies Program and Director of […]

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February 24, 2020 at 5:00 pmResearch

Clarksville Online Quotes Torres on Genre of Noir Narrative in Latin America

Dr. Daniel Torres

Clarksville (TN) Online quotes Dr. Daniel Torres, Professor of Spanish at Ohio University, in a story headlined “Austin Peay State University professor Di Paolo Harrison looks at femicide for sixth scholarly book.” “My mother watches the daily news on Argentine TV all the time, and every day she will come […]

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February 10, 2020 at 9:30 amFaculty in the News In the News

Gallego Elected to AAUSC Board of Directors

Dr. Muriel Gallego

Dr. Muriel Gallego, Associate Professor of Applied Linguistics-Spanish in the Modern Languages Department, was elected to the American Association of University Supervisors and Coordinators Board of Directors as the Spanish Language Section co-head for a two-year term. Gallego, along with other new members of the board, was introduced during the […]

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February 3, 2020 at 3:00 pmNews

Ohio Latin Americanist Conference, Feb. 28–29

Ohio Latin Americanist Conference, Feb. 28–29

Last held at Ohio University between 2008 and 2010, the Ohio Latin Americanist Conference (OLAC) is back on campus, hosted by the Modern Languages Department. The Feb. 28–29 event features Dr. Brenda Elsey, Associate Professor of History at Hofstra University, as the keynote speaker. The topic of her talk is […]

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February 1, 2020 at 5:15 pmEvents

Alumni News | Sanchez to Provide Immigration Legal Services in Youngstown Diocese

Mahoning Matters reports that Ohio University alum Ashley Sanchez will provide immigration legal services to the Catholic Diocese of Youngstown. YOUNGSTOWN — Through a formal agreement between two neighboring dioceses, Ashley Sanchez, immigration staff attorney with Cleveland Catholic Charities, has been assigned to provide immigration legal services to people in the […]

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January 19, 2020 at 10:57 amAlumni Alumni in the News In the News