Tag Archives: Romance Languages

Kendré Barnes Awarded Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship to Panama

Kendré Barnes

Washington and Lee University senior Kendré Barnes, of Omaha, Neb., has been awarded a Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship (ETA) to Panama.

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Generalprobe to Perform Tales of the Grimm Brothers

Generalprobe, W&L's German language theater group, performed "Einen Jux will er sich machen" by Johann Nestroy in 2012.

Generalprobe, the German language theater group at Washington and Lee, will perform Märchenwald, four dramatized tales of the Grimm Brothers on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, March 14 to 16, at 8 p.m. in the Johnson Theater in the Lenfest Center.

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Latin America and Environmental Problems Subject of W&L Lecture

Timothy Shenk

Timothy Shenk, coordinator of the Committee on U.S.-Latin American Relations (CUSLAR) at Cornell University, Ithaca, N.Y., will give a public lecture at Washington and Lee University on Tuesday, March 12, at 5 p.m. in Northen Auditorium, Leyburn Library.

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Domnica Radulescu to Give Edwin A. Morris Professorship Inaugural Lecture

Domnica Radulescu

Domnica Radulescu, professor of Romance languages at Washington and Lee University, will give the Edwin A. Morris Professorship Inaugural Lecture on Jan. 31, at 5 p.m. in Northen Auditorium of Leyburn Library.

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Ellen Mayock to Give Ernest Williams Professorship Inaugural Lecture

Ellen Mayock

Ellen Mayock, professor of Romance Languages at Washington and Lee University, will give the Ernest Williams II Professorship Inaugural Lecture on Tuesday, Nov. 13, at 5 p.m. in Northen Auditorium.

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Play by W&L's Domnica Radulescu, Directed by W&L's Kimberly Jew, Set for New York Festival

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A play written by Washington and Lee's Domnica Radulescu and directed by W&L's Kimberly Jew will be staged for the first time at the Thespis Theater Festival in New York City in October.

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C. Westbrook Barritt, Longtime W&L Professor, Dies at 91

C. Westbrook Barritt, Class of 1943 and Emeritus Professor of Romance Languages at Washington and Lee

Carlyle Westbrook Barritt, Professor of Romance Languages Emeritus at Washington and Lee University, where he taught from 1952 to 1991, died on Sept. 2 in Spartanburg, S.C. He was 91.

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W&L Promotes Faculty Members to Full, Associate Professorships

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Washington and Lee University has promoted eight members of its faculty to full professor, while granting tenure to 14 faculty members who were promoted to associate professor.

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W&L Names 13 Faculty to Endowed Professorships

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Thirteen members of the Washington and Lee University faculty have been named to endowed professorships— two each in the School of Law and the Williams School of Commerce, Economics, and Politics, and nine in the College. W&L currently has 45 endowed full professorships and 10 term professorships, which recognize worthy teachers who have made meaningful […]

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W&L Professor's Book Links Early Modern Comediennes and Women Comics Today

Domnica Radulescu, professor of Romance languages, Washington and Lee University

Women comedians today owe a great deal to the pioneering women in comedy in the 16th and 17th   centuries in Italy and France, as demonstrated for the first time in a new book by Domnica Radulescu, professor of Romance languages at Washington and Lee University. Women's Comedic Art as Social Revolution (McFarland, 2011) is based […]

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