French

Merfeld-Langston knighted

Posted by on July 6, 2021

Dr. Audra Merfeld-Langston, chair of arts, languages, and philosophy, and associate professor of French, has been appointed as a chevalier (knight) in the Order of French Academic Palms.

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Committee awards go to 13 faculty

Posted by on July 6, 2021

The Faculty External Rewards and Recognitions Committee (FERRC) has named 13 awardees for 2020. The awards are designed to reward faculty for achievements during the previous calendar year that enhanced S&T’s reputation.

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ALP speaker series continues Friday

Posted by on April 29, 2021

Dr. Marie Line Charles-Galley, a teacher at the full French Immersion school of Académie Lafayette in Kansas City, Missouri, will present a talk titled “Haitian Identity through Contemporary Literature” at 5:30 p.m. Friday, April 30 via Zoom.

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Outstanding teaching awards go to 44 faculty

Posted by on December 1, 2020

Forty-four faculty members will be honored with the Outstanding Teaching Award for 2019-20 and 35 faculty members received an Outstanding Teaching Commendation. Additionally two faculty members are being honored with the Sustained Excellence in Outstanding Teaching Award. Recipients are:

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ALP speaker series continues with French professor

Posted by on November 16, 2020

Dr. Amanda Shoaf Vincent, assistant professor of French at Wake Forest University, will present a talk titled “Learning from Paris: Legacy Parks and the Future of Green Spaces” at 4 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 17, via Zoom.

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New faculty announced

Posted by on August 31, 2020

With expertise ranging from big data in precision medicine to 19th-century French literature, 20 new faculty are joining Missouri S&T this academic year. Please join the Miner community in welcoming these new faculty members:

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What do Harry Potter, comics, and sci-fi have in common?

Posted by on April 29, 2020

They are themes for our elementary and intermediate French courses this fall! Each course will use its theme (listed below) for vocabulary, listening, reading, and writing. Throughout the course, we will cover the basic history of each theme and its impact on French culture. Themes:French 1101: Elementary French I – Harry PotterFrench 1102: Elementary French […]

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Contemporary French and Francophone cinema course this fall

Posted by on April 29, 2020

Are you interested in international films and in contemporary social issues? Do you want to improve your understanding and appreciation of other cultures? Do you want to hone your critical thinking skills? Contemporary French and Francophone Cinema (French 4320/Art 4320) offers just what you need! In this course, we will explore themes including immigration, love, […]

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ALP faculty publish on automated transportation, teaching Russian, Martinique

Posted by on September 3, 2019

Papers by three faculty in arts, languages and philosophy were recently published. The faculty and their publications include:

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ALP chair to present at workshop for French language teachers

Posted by on October 2, 2018

Dr. Audra Merfeld-Langston, associate professor and chair of arts, languages and philosophy, will deliver a presentation at the professional development workshop of the American Association of Teachers of French on Saturday, Oct. 13, at the organization’s headquarters in Marion, Illinois.

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