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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

Sigma Delta Pi Welcomes 19 New Members

From left, Row 1: Dr. Betsy Partyka (Advisor), Shayla Cohen, Jacqueline Menchaca, Alexis McCollough, Ali Russo, Caroline Tee, Della Harmison, Analee Davis
Rows 2, 3: Jessica Minarchek, Gustavo Velázquez, Claire McIsaac, Prestin Minter, María Díaz Martín, Hannah Posedel, Zoe Kiourtsis, Madeleine Case, Carli Henman, Alyssa Leaton, Alex Hiser, Andy Kostival, Joe Brucker

  The lights are low, the candles are lit and there is a knock at the door. Enter now 19 future members of Sigma Delta Pi led by advisor Dr. Betsy Partyka adorned in her finest black medieval garb. Four officers of Sigma Delta Pi stand behind a table topped […]

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December 18, 2019 at 8:06 amNews

Ganeshan, Bonansea, O’Bryon Attend 2019 ACTFL Convention and World Languages Expo

Ganeshan, Bonansea, O’Bryon Attend 2019 ACTFL Convention and World Languages Expo

Dr. Ashwini Ganeshan, Assistant Professor of Spanish in Modern Languages, and Carolina Bonansea and Isaiah O’Bryon, graduate students pursuing a master’s in Spanish, attended the 2019 American Council for the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) Annual Convention and World Languages Expo in Washington DC from November 22–24. They attended several […]

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December 3, 2019 at 3:49 pmNews Research

Figueroa, Torres Organize Spanish Literature Reading Series

Dr. Amado Láscar reads from his poetry collection, La misma lluvia por distintos cerros (The Same Rain Over Different Hills).

The Modern Languages Department is having a series of readings in Spanish by faculty and graduate students. This series is organized by Dr. Melissa Figueroa and Dr. Daniel Torres in order to promote Spanish and Spanish American Literature on campus and to bring together Spanish speakers and readers with contemporary […]

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November 19, 2019 at 6:01 pmNews

Ganeshan Presents at 2019 Hispanic Linguistics Symposium

Dr. Ashwini Ganeshan at the 2019 Hispanic Linguistics Symposium

Dr. Ashwini Ganeshan, Assistant Professor of Spanish in Modern Languages at Ohio University, presented a pragmatics research paper at the 2019 Hispanic Linguistics Symposium in El Paso, Texas, Oct. 24–26. The paper titled “Las funciones del marcador discursivo uruguayo tá: una primera aproximación pragmática” (“The functions of the Uruguayan discourse […]

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October 31, 2019 at 3:46 pmResearch

Sigma Delta Pi Kicks Off Fall with Hocking Hills, Movie Night, More

Sigma Delta Pi Kicks Off Fall with Hocking Hills, Movie Night, More

From a visit to Hocking Hills State Park, a busy involvement fair, a movie night and a bake sale, Ohio University’s Pi Rho/Tau Chapter of the National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society, Sigma Delta Pi, has had an active fall. ¿Has Probado Ants-on-a-Log? (Have You Tried Ants-on-a-Log?) Members of Sigma Delta […]

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October 15, 2019 at 3:36 pmNews

Modern Languages Colloquium | Spanish Language Learning Through Telecollaboration, Oct. 10

Modern Languages Colloquium | Spanish Language Learning Through Telecollaboration, Oct. 10

The Modern Languages colloquium series presents Dr. Emilia Alonso Sameño, who will be giving the talk “Spanish language learning through telecollaboration: Preparing our students for the digital, global era,” on Thursday, October 10 from 4–5 p.m. in Gordy 113. Alonso Sameño is Professor of Spanish in the Modern Languages Department at […]

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October 1, 2019 at 9:45 pmEvents