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Nuñez-Cedeño selected for Dominican List

Rafael Nuñez-Cedeño has been selected by the Dominican American National Roundtable (DANR) for inclusion in The Dominican List, the audio-visual and written account of Dominicans’ presence and contributions to the United States over…

Markowski named Stefan and Lucy Hejna Family Chair

Michal Pawel Markowski is named as the inaugural Stefan and Lucy Hejna Family Chair in Polish Language and Literature in the Department of Slavic and Baltic Languages and Literatures.

Markowski receives Kazimierz Wyka Award

Professor Michal Pawel Markowski, The Hejna Chair in Polish Language and Literature, and the Head of Slavic Department at UIC, has been awarded with the prestigious Kazimierz Wyka Award for literary criticism and essay writing for…

Thornton receives Dorothy Thelander Award

Jessica Thornton received the Dorothy Thelander Award for work on an undergraduate research project during the 2011-2012 academic year.

Galea awarded Fulbright Fellowship

Jessica Galea (French minor) was awarded a Fulbright Fellowship to study anthropology at the University of Bristol in England.

Drozd receives Marie-Odile Sweetser Prize

Megan Drozd received the Marie-Odile Sweetser Prize for excellence in French Studies, which is awarded annually to an outstanding graduating senior majoring in French.

Rosas receives Peter V. Conroy Prize

Ruth Rosas received the Peter V. Conroy Prize for excellence in French Studies, which is awarded annually to an outstanding graduating senior majoring in French or the Teaching of French.

Koeppl receives Olive and Alfred Kuehn Scholarship

Hannah Koeppl, double major in French and Francophone Studies and Biological Sciences, is one of 13 students who have been awarded the Olive and Alfred Kuehn Scholarship for the 2011-2012 academic year.