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Film Screenings
Ten Years to Arab Uprisings - Denison's First Annual Middle East Film Festival
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Girls Preparatory School
French major and teacher Megan Cover '93 will lead the Chattanooga Girls Preparatory School.
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Michaela Morrison '20
Michaela Morrison ’21 has been chosen as Denison University’s Class of 2020 student commencement speaker.
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Students
Individually designed major and German minor Katherine Truitt '20 has been named a Fulbright ETA finalist for Germany.
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2020 tenured professors
Faculty
Welcome to the Spring 2020 newly tenured professors at Denison University.
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Nausica Marcos Miguel
Faculty
Prof. Nausica Marcos Miguel serves as researcher-participant to a $50,000 research grant on Spanish language textbooks.
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Announcements & Updates
Enjoy international cuisine with Denisonians during Flavors of the Globe, campus-wide potluck lunch, while also learning about global opportunities.
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Jimmy Fennesey '19
Alumni
Jimmy Fennessey ’19 has been awarded a prestigious Boren Scholarship to study in Jordan during the 2019-20 academic year.
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Faculty
Assistant Professor of Modern Languages Yvonne-Marie Mokam has been granted tenure and will be promoted to associate professor in the fall of 2019.
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Faculty
Assistant Professor of Modern Languages Charles St-Georges has been granted tenure and will be promoted to associate professor in the fall of 2019.
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Faculty
Assistant Professor of Modern Languages Isabelle Choquet has been granted tenure and will be promoted to associate professor in the fall of 2019.
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Alumni
Good food is the cornerstone of Beth Nielsen's work at Nielsen-Massey Vanillas.
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Workshops & Info Sessions
Come to the Languages, International Studies, Global Commerce and Area Studies Majors Kick Off for info about internships and degrees.
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Alumni
German major Karen Golden-Biddle '76 recently was honored for her mentorship and lifetime contribution to her field.
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stock photo of building
In the fall of 2018, Denison University is commencing a new academic program, the Middle East & North African Studies (MENA) concentration.
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Charles St-Georges
Faculty
Assistant professor Charles St-Georges thinks meaningful conversations can happen by academically looking at pop culture.
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Gary Baker with award
Brickman Teaching
Professor Gary Baker has been honored with the Charles A. Brickman Teaching Excellence award.
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Bruno Pelletier
Field Trips
French students and faculty took in a concert by Bruno Pelletier, famed singer from Quebec.
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Hanada Al-Masri with other tenured professors
Faculty
The Denison University's Board of Trustees recently has awarded tenure to Hanada Al-Masri and Jason Busic.
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ETHEL, Denison's ensemble in residence
Fairs & Festivals
Music and poetry speak in metaphorical languages. Something exponential happens when poetry inspires new music.
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Shavely Peralta '11
Alumni
"Overachiever Under 30" Shavely Peralta '11 is a Senior Specialist with Univision Communications Inc.
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Maria Tatar '67
Alumni
Maria Tatar '67 and Henry Louis Gates Jr co-edited a new book, 'Annotated African American Folktales' Reclaims Stories Passed Down From Slavery
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Denison anniversary stone
Staff News
Liz Barringer-Smith, modern languages academic administrative assistant, helped to organize an inter-state conference for her peers.
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Denison University
Announcements & Updates
Several faculty members were named to endowed professorships, which recognize the value Denison places on teaching, scholarship and community service.
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Yvonne-Marie Mokam
Recognition & Accolades
Yvonne-Marie Mokam, assistant professor of French, has received a grant to travel to Fort-de-France in Martinique and Pointe-a-Pitre in Guadeloupe.
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graduate students
Conferences & Symposia
A recent conference "Reimagining the Spanish Comedia in the Transmedia Age" explored Hispanic classical theater to make it more relevant.
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denison students with art
Alumni
Nino Vashakidze '13 and Ksenia Golovkina '11 met up in the country of Georgia to do some decorating - Denison style.
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Portrait of Terry Sparkes - Class of 1976
Alumni
French major Terry Sparkes '76 was just named dean for institutional planning and mission at Luther College.
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Conferences & Symposia
Gide et L'image Conference at 9:30am on Thu, Jun. 16, at Samson Talbot Hall
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Denison-tenured-professors
Announcements & Updates
Newly tenured professors Jessica Bean, Wei Cheng, Fareeda Griffith, Ashwin Lall, Francisco Lopez-Martin, Riina Tehver and Sheilah Wilson.
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Michael S. Tangeman ’91

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Jason Busic

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