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Kim Potowski named Linguistic Diversity Faculty Fellow

Kim Potowski, Professor of Hispanic Linguistics, has been named Linguistic Diversity Faculty Fellow in the Office of the Vice Provost for Diversity. Kim is globally recognized as one of the leading experts on…

Korean program receives contribution

The Korean language program has received a contribution of $22,000 from The Mediheal Scholarship Foundation to support Korean instruction at UIC.

Luis López receives scholarship from Dutch Research Council

Luis López, Professor of Hispanic Linguistics and director of the Bilingualism Research Laboratory, has received a scholarship from the Dutch Research Council to do research in Leiden as a Visiting Scholar next Spring.

Adrian Chubb publishes essay in volume on 1968

Germanic Studies Ph.D. student Adrian Chubb has an essay, entitled “Public Sphere Pluralism in 1960’s West Germany,” forthcoming in the book Unsettled 1968 in the Troubled Present: Revisiting the 50 Years of Discussion from East…

Mekonen accepts position at Hunter College

Germanic Studies Ph.D. alumna Christina Mekonen (2018) has accepted a permanent position as Doctoral Lecturer at Hunter College (City University of New York) in German beginning Fall 2019. She has held the position…