Join us for GURT 2020 March 13-15, 2020
Global South and Global North Perspectives
Anna De Fina & Lourdes Ortega
Initiative for Multilingual Studies
Elizabeth Lanza & Unn Røyneland
Center for Multilingualism in Society across the Lifespan
University of Oslo through an INTPART project by the Research Council of Norway and the Norwegian Agency for International Cooperation and Quality Enhancement in Higher Education
Prof Nicoletta Pireddu was invited to give a talk at the International Conference “Physiognomien des Lebens: Anthropologie, Medizin, Kultur,” organized by the Institut für Romanistik of the Heinrich-Heine-Universität in Düsseldorf, Germany, September 12-14, 2018. She discussed the relationship between physiognomy, normalization of behavior, and emotional excess in late nineteenth-century Europe, with particular attention to Paolo Mantegazza and Scipio Sighele.
Congratulations to our student Caroline Cosovich for winning a scholarship for prestigious Italian interior design firm!
Congratulations to Caroline Cosovich, one of our students in Intensive Advanced Italian II who won a paid internship that will take her to Italy!
She participated in a student-centered workshop on Innovative Solutions to Business Challenges organized by Georgetown University Italian Research Institute, in partnership with the Italia Innovation Program, and the Embassy of Italy. Caroline and her group presented a project that won a paid internship with Zordan, an upscale Italian interior design company. They will spend two weeks in Italy, near Venice, to visit Zordan headquarters and a week in Zeeland (MI) to visit the first Zordan shop in the US.