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News and Events


Welcome back for the spring 2015 term!

Read about some of our amazing current undergrads in French & Italian: Karen Lue, Ellen Connally, and Kaley Kilpatrick.


The Department of French & Italian was the featured department in the summer 2014 issue of the Panther Pride Dietrich School newsletter | PDF issue

Summer 2015 Course Schedules are now available: French | Italian


Events >>

The French & Italian spring term events schedule is coming soon.

We are happy to be a co-sponsor of "Mere Comparisons: Theory and Methodology from a Global Perspective," a day-long colloquium at the Humanities Center on Thurs, Feb 5 from 4-7pm | PDF flyer

Alumni >>

Marina Starik (PhD French, 2013) is now working for Smith College Abroad, welcoming their students to Geneva and teaching an accelerated French refresher there. Congratulations, Marina!

Read about the success stories of  recent French & Italian alums Matt Carulli, Alyssa DiLoreto, Allison Hall, Danielle Marsh, and Marissa Murin.

Listen to the French radio interview [in French] with alumna Allison Hall (BA French, '12; Assistante de langue 2012-2013) about her volunteer activities with UNICEF in her host city of Chartres, France.

Send Us Your News!

Alumni and friends of the department are encouraged to send their news to for publication in the French & Italian Department Newsletter.

FRIT Alumni: update your contact information by visiting Registration is easy and free. Or call the Alumni Association at 1-800-258-7488, they would love to hear from you!




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