Tag: modern languages department

Talk considers language, connection

Alexander Lev-Da-Silva, instructor of modern languages, was the speaker for the second installment of monthly series “What Matters to Me and Why” on Sept. 21 in the Ludwick Center Sacred Space. 

Instructor explains foreign language anxiety

Alexander Lev-Da-Silva, instructor of modern languages, gave an informative and eye-opening lecture titled “The Effects of Foreign Language Teaching Anxiety on Non-native/Nativelike Teachers” at noon Tuesday in the Quay Davis Executive Boardroom. 

Professor translates poetry from Romanian to Spanish

Professor of Spanish Gabriela Căprăroiu presented her new book “Semillas de piedra. Poesía rumana contemporánea,” containing poems in the Romanian language translated into Spanish by Căprăroiu.

Lecture considers literature in translation

Andrea Labinger, emeritus professor of Spanish, discussed translating Southern Cone literature – from the southernmost region of South America – during her lecture titled “Rara Avis: A Reading in Translation” before roughly 25 students and faculty members Tuesday via Zoom. 

History of Spanish writers explored

Gabriela Capraroui, associate professor of Spanish, presented “Umbral De Romania: Critical Edition of the Unpublished Travel Memoir About Romania” Tuesday in the Executive Dining Room.

Karate’s lessons inform her classes

Ann Hills, associate professor of Spanish and chairwoman of modern languages, has a kind demeanor – but rest assured you will want to stay on this third-degree black belt’s good side.

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