Montreal

MONTREAL
Courtesy:  Claire-Marie Brisson (PhD Candidate)

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"The only thing certain is that nothing is certain."

- Pliny the Elder (as quoted by Montaigne, on the ceiling beams of his home)

Courtesy: Gary Ferguson (Faculty)

Paris

Paris Plage

Courtesy: Gary Ferguson (Faculty)

Lohr

UVa in Lyon

Courtesy: Amanda Selsky (CLAS '17)

J-Term 2014

Paris

Courtesy: Ari Blatt (Faculty)

Paris Seine

Paris

Courtesy: Anna Robinson (J-Term Paris, 2017)

Bellecour

Place Bellecour, Lyon

Courtesy: Maggie Stein (Staff)

Praxis Fellows Presentation featuring French PhD Candidate Spryos Simotas along with 5 other Fellows will present their year long collaboration working on a digital humanities project May 4th. 10:30 am, Alderman 421. Lunch will follow.

The 2017-18 Praxis Fellows will present the result of their year-long collaboration working on an original digital humanities project. The event will run from 10:30-12:00 and lunch will follow. Presenters will include:

UVA and Sciences Po alum Scott Tilton has submitted an official bid for his home state of Louisiana to become part of L’Organisation Internationale de la Fracophonie.

UVA and Sciences Po alum Scott Tilton has submitted an official bid for his home state of Louisiana to become part of L’Organisation Internationale de la Fracophonie. https://france-amerique.com/fr/louisiana-applies-to-be-part-of-la-francophonie/

Click here to see his TV5 Interview .

Congratulations to PhD Candidate Hannah Holtzman, whose article on "A fifty-two-year love affair: rewatching Hiroshima mon amour after Fukushima” has appeared in the April 2018 issue of Contemporary French Civilization (Volume 43, Issue 1) !

Congratulations to PhD Candidate Spyros Simotas, winner of one of the 2018 All-University Graduate Teaching Awards! These awards honor students from all disciplines who have demonstrated exceptional achievement in undergraduate instruction.

Congratulations to Sypros Simotas, one of the winners of the 2018 All-University Teaching Awards. 

The All-University Teaching Award is one of 15 different awards determined by an interdisciplinary faculty selection committee that reviews nominations from each department or school that employs GTAs.  Ten All-University Graduate Teaching Awards are given and each carries a $500 award, an engraved Jefferson Cup, and a certificate in honor of the achievement.  All nominees will be celebrated for their contributions at a Graduate Teaching Awards Reception in April.

 

 

Enduring Questions, New Methods: Haitian Studies in the 21st Century

ENDURING QUESTIONS, NEW METHODS: HAITIAN STUDIES IN THE 21ST CENTURY

Please join our colleagues in English, French, Haitian Kreyòl, History, and Latin American Studies as we rethink challenges and opportunities for research and teaching in Haitian Studies. The full program is below. For more information on sessions and topics, please visit http://enduringquestions.net.

FRIDAY, 13 APRIL

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