Chinese instructor, Dr. Maan Broadstock attended the 9th International Conference on Internet Chinese Education, hosted by the department of Global Studies and Language, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA. This event was sponsored by the Overseas Compatriot Affairs Commission, Republic of China. The theme this year was "The Reflection of Chinese Language Teaching and Technology". Dr. Broadstock presented her paper on the topic "A...
Congratulations to French Instructor Ben Hirt on his August 22nd wedding!
Ben and RJ celebrated their marriage last weekend in their beautiful “Renaissance Pastures” farm.
Félicitations to both of them!
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2015 Fall Sections
French Instructor, Karine Daddah taught the first section of her FR 4940 “La cuisine dans le cinéma français” class last week. This course entails the analysis of four French movies, each highlighting the cultural, social, and historical importance of food in every facet of French life. Under her guidance, the students recreate recipes introduced in the films in a hands-on workshop that culminates in authentic French meals and French “convivialité.” The cooking workshop takes place at the...
The Arabic Day took place on Friday, April 24, 2015 from 1:00pm-2:30 pm at the Rockafield Alumni Center. Students from the Modern Languages Arabic classes and other Arabic students on campus came to celebrate the language and the culture of the Middle East.
Students participated in a flag parade of 11 Arabic countries, naming each represented country and guessing its neighboring countries. Students also did a play based on the Folklore of "Juha" and answered questions related...