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Undergraduate Degrees Awarded in GSLL 2015-16

June 3, 2016

47 undergraduates have graduated this spring, brining the total number of graduates from GSLL to 56 if one includes August 2015, December 2015, and May 2016. Of those 56, 14 graduated with Distinction; another 14 graduated with Highest Distinction; and … Continued

Six Doctoral Students Graduate in May 2016

June 3, 2016

Six doctoral students have graduated with a Ph.D. in May 2016: Rory Bradley, Matt Feminella, Janice Hansen, Heidi Hart, Steffen Kaupp, and Annegret Oehme. This year’s graduating class was also significant because it included the last UNC-only doctoral student. Eighty … Continued

Siegfried Mews Award

May 3, 2016

Siegfried Mews is an Emeritus professor of German at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill who retired in 2007. Each year since his retirement, an award has been given in his honor.  Based on the nominations of undergraduate students, … Continued

Ria Stambaugh – Frank Borchardt Essay Award

May 3, 2016

Each spring, the Carolina – Duke Graduate Program in German studies presents an award in recognition of outstanding scholarly achievement. The Ria Stambaugh – Frank Borchardt Essay Award, presented for best writing proficiency review essays, is given in honor of … Continued

Our 2016 Chancellor’s Award Recipients

May 3, 2016

The following graduating Seniors in Germanic and Slavic Languages and Literatures were chosen by our Faculty to receive Chancellor’s Awards on Wednesday, April 20, 2016.   The Paul Debreczeny Prize in Slavic Languages and Literatures: Andrew J Thompson The Ria … Continued

A Translation by Stanislav Shvabrin

April 22, 2016

Stanislav Shvabrin’s translation of Brian Boyd’s Nabokov’s Pale Fire: The Magic of Artistic Discovery (Princeton University Press, 1999) was published by the Ivan Limbakh Publishing House of St. Petersburg, Russia, in November 2015. Follow this link to read Shvabrin’s interview with … Continued