Ursinus College’s International Film Festival concludes with 678 on Dec. 5 at 7:30 p.m. in Olin Auditorium. The film, which is in Arabic with English subtitles, was directed by Mohamed Diab. Read More
Ursinus College’s International Film Festival, which runs throughout the fall semester, continues with Himizu on Nov. 21 at 7:30 p.m. in Olin Auditorium. The film, which is in Japanese with English subtitles, was directed by Sion Sono. Read More
Ursinus College’s International Film Festival, which runs throughout the fall semester, continues with The Intouchables on Nov. 7 at 7:30 p.m. in Olin Auditorium. The film, which is in French with English subtitles, was directed by Olivier Nakache and Eric Toledano. Read More
The annual International Film Festival at Ursinus is underway. All films, which will be shown with English subtitles, will be presented at 7:30 p.m. in Olin Auditorium, followed by refreshments and conversation in Olin 104. All screenings are free and open to the public. Read More
Visiting Instructor of Modern Languages Giovanna Steyaert has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the YWCA Tri-County Area. The YWCA is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women, and promoting peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all. Read More
Dr. Juan Ramón de Arana presented a paper titled “Lo que me queda por vivir, de Elvira Lindo: hacia una dialéctica de los ‘ásperos tiempos’” [What I Have Left to Live, by Elvira Lindo: Towards a Dialectics of the “Coarse Times”] at the XXXIII ALDEEU (Spanish Professionals in America) Conference, in St. Augustine, Fla., April 18, where he was also presented with a plaque in recognition of his contributions to ALDEEU.
Jalel Guesmi, a Fulbright FLTA from Tunisia, reflects on his linguistic and cultural experiences as a first-time visitor to the United States and Ursinus. Read More
Professor of French Colette Trout with her colleague Frédérique Chevillot edited Rebelles et criminelles chez les écrivaines d’expression française, Amsterdam: Rodopi, 2013. Read More
Melissa Hardin, Assistant Dean for International Studies, is the recipient of a Fulbright award to travel to Japan. Additionally, she was invited to chair a study abroad program review. Read More
Juan Ramón de Arana, Associate Professor of Spanish in the Modern Language Department, has published an article titled” La crítica ético-política en La conquista del aire, de Belén Gopegui” (El viaje a Ithaca. Ed. Juan Liébana. Middleboro: ALDEEU, 12:95-104).