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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…

August 21, 2020

Vocalize Columbus is a growing student organization that is exploring how to expand access to free medical interpreter services for Columbus free clinics. Health disparities are a huge issue for…

April 27, 2020

Ph.D. Student Morgan Podraza (Department of English at OSU) wrote an excellent report on our Drawing Gender comics symposium from February. Her report was just published on the Comics Forum.

April 27, 2020

FRIT Alum Heidi Brown, now a professor at Loyola University just received tenure! Dr. Brown earned her Ph.D. at OSU in 2014 with her dissertation: "What I Cannot Say: Testifying of Trauma through…

April 22, 2020

This summer students may take a GE course that will offer a virtual adventure in Paris, France or Italy. French 1803.01 - Paris and Italian 3798.01 - The Italian City will run during the first…

April 10, 2020

Ross Guthery came to Ohio State in 2016 certain that he was going to study French.

He kept an open mind to everything else — what other academic interests he wanted to explore, what…