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Jan 20
Applications for Panther Programs  in Genoa, Nantes, Paris, and Rome are due


Congratulations to French major Alison Chicott, and French minor Mahima Rajan, who have been awarded a Spring 2019 THINK Fellowship (Formerly Fall Brackenridge/Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences Research Fellowships). This award comes in recognition of Alison's research project, "Assessing the Validity of the French Translation of the Computerized Revised Token Test". Mahima's project is "Bilingualism and its Effect on Number Talk Between Parents and Children". ...

Congratulations to Italian major and Italian Club President Mark D'Alesio, who has been named one of only 15 national Leadership Council Fellows by the National Italian American Foundation. Mark will travel to Washington, D.C. during NIAF's Gala Weekend (12-14 October) to participate in the first meeting of the Fellows; all of Mark's expenses for the weekend are paid by NIAF. The Fellows are described in the following way on NIAF's site: "The Program is intended for future leaders who self-identify as active in the Italian American community through their choice of study, their participation in the Italian Club, and their grass root efforts. The ideal candidate is active in Italian or Italian American issues or studies at their college or university."

Browse our new FRIT course catalogue to learn more about our course offerings, programs, study abroad deadlines, and spring events: https://tinyurl.com/FRIT2094. As always, contact your advisor or ask your instructor for any questions you have about beginning or continuing your study of French or Italian.

Congratulations to French & Italian double major Zachary Enick, who has been awarded a Fall 2018 THINK Fellowship (formerly Fall Brackenridge/Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences Research Fellowships). This award comes in recognition of Zac's research project, on the use of Anglicisms in the archived minutes of an early-20th c. Italian beneficial society.