French Professor Publishes and Presents

Colette Trout

Professor of French Colette Trout has published an article, “Action et séduction dans la correspondance de Jeanne de Flandreysy pendant la grande guerre” ( Action and Seduction in Jeanne de Flandreysy’s Correspondance during the Great War.”) in Li Letro de Font- Segugno 20 (Spring 2014) : 16-23. Read More»


Using Spanish Skills to Gain Community Insight

Giovanna Steyaert

Professor Giovanna Steyaert, from the Modern Languages Department, was awarded the Ursinus College Teaching and Learning Initiative Grant for Pedagogical Innovation and Experimentation. The name of her project is: Integrating service learning to the Spanish curriculum. Read More»


Sister School: 42 Years Welcoming TGU Students

japanese visitors 3

Thirteen visitors from Ursinus sister School Tohoku Gakuin University of Sendai, Japan, are learning about American culture in classes on ethics, international relations, African American history, photography, water quality in Pennsylvania streams, and Philadelphia history. Read More»


French Author Marie Darrieussecq Discusses Latest Book

Marie Darrieussecq

French author Marie Darrieussecq will discuss racism in France and how it influenced her latest book, Il faut beaucoup aimer les hommes (One Must Love Men a Lot), Monday, April 7, at 7 p.m. in Musser Auditorium in Pfahler Hall at Ursinus College. Read More»


Fulbright Combines Passion for Science and Spanish

Danielle Miller 2014

Danielle Miller 2014 will combine her passion for science and for Spanish as a Fulbright research grant recipient in Spain next year. She will conduct biomedical research in “Solid-phase synthesis and NMR characterization of microcin J25 and analogues” at the Institute for Research in Biomedicine at the Barcelona Science Park. Read More»


International Film Festival Presents “Himizu”

International Film Festival

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»


International Film Festival Presents “The Intouchables”

International Film Festival

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»