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FRONTIERE Newsletter

Dear Friends,

Happy New Year! 2020 was indeed remarkable, and in Autumn semester members of the FRIT community worked incredibly hard in unpredictable, challenging, and novel circumstances. The majority of the articles in this issue focus on our students, both graduate and undergraduate. I expend a special thank you to all of our students who have shined over the last several months!


Recent News

March 11, 2021

Executive Dean and Vice Provost Gretchen Ritter has announced that Dana Renga, Professor of Italian and FRIT Department Chair, has been named as the new divisional dean of arts and humanities. …

January 29, 2021

Eric Scaltriti, Ph.D. candidate in Italian Studies, created a video-essay titled "Visuality and Migration: Two Crises in Gianfranco Rosi’s Documentary 'Fire at Sea'."

Introduction from the…

January 6, 2021

Attention undergraduate students in ASC: deadlines for merit, need-based, and education abroad scholarships are fast approaching! The spring semester deadline for College of Arts and…

December 14, 2020

Congratulations to us! FRIT has been selected by the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in the United States to join its prestigious network of Centers of Excellence!

Housed in 22…

People Directory

Julie Parson
Senior French Lecturer & Individualized Instruction Coordinator
Alioune Fall
French Graduate Teaching Associate
Margaret Flinn
Associate Professor of French