Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Melvin and Marian Prottas Foreign Language Writing Award, 2018

It is my pleasure to announce the recipients of the Melvin and Marian Prottas Foreign Language Writing Award: 


Melvin and Marian Prottas Foreign Language Writing Award




French
1st place
2nd place
3rd place

Miranda Balash
Amanda Opromolla
Cristina Panagi
              
L’indécision
Une histoire court: mon café franVais
C’est  la vie
Italian
1st place
2nd place

3rd place

Amanda Opromolla
Ninfa Vicari

Amanda
Bruchhauser

L’estate en Italia
Una pagina dal diario di un ex nazista che si  ennamoròdi una ebrea italiana
Untitled (translation)
Spanish
1st place              
2nd place
3rd place  

Matthew Petrouskie
Justin Bergson
Remy Wang

La aventura intemporal 
Guía de Nueva York con referencias a España
Volver a vivir
Translation
Spanish


Arianna Thomas

Translation of Aeschylus' Agamemnom (1816) "The More Faithful, The More Divergent"

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Dr. Nicole RUDOLPH-New journey





Beginning on July, Dr. Nicole Rudolph of the French program will be joining the Honors College full-time as an Academic Director.  Her responsibilities there will include teaching, advisement and recruitment. 

We want to wish her the best in this new journey! Ww will certainly miss her. 

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

French Program, Prof. Rudolph





On Saturday, March 3, Professor Nicole Rudolph, from the Departments of Languages, Literatures and Cultures and of History, will be presenting an invited paper at a colloquium called Unruly Design: Making, Breaking and Changing Rules, sponsored by the Parsons School of Design at The New School.  The title of her paper is: "Rule-makers and Their Discontents: Who Changed French Postwar Housing?"  All are welcome! The colloquium will be held at Theresa Lang Center, Arnold Hall; 55 West 13th Street, New York, NY 10011, and more information about the conference can be found here:  http://adht.parsons.edu/blog/unruly-design-making-changing-and-breaking-the-rules/

Monday, February 12, 2018

Dr. Ioannis Kazazis, President of the Center for the Greek Language and professor of Classical Philology in the Department of Philology, (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece)




Dr. Ioannis Kazazis, President of the Center for the Greek Language and professor of Classical 
Philology in the Department of Philology, (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece) met with the students of Prof. Biska's classes in Modern Greek.





ka's classes Modern Greek.
The Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures
announces the
MELVIN and MARIAN PROTTAS
FOREIGN LANGUAGE WRITING AWARD COMPETITION
French, Italian and Spanish

CONTEST DEADLINE:  FRIDAY, APRIL 7, 2018
First Place Winner will receive $100
Second Place Winner will receive $50
         Third Place Winner will receive $25

Send entries to:  The Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures, AHL 110 or you may email ccastellon@adelphi.edu
Submissions may include essays, poetry or short stories. Translated
works (French, Italian, Spanish) also acceptable.

Previous contest winners must wait two years before entering the contest again

 The competition is open to all Adelphi University students