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TLTC Grant

Texas Language Technology Center Wins Funding from the Department of Education to Develop Low-cost Alternative to Textbooks

Tue, Oct 13, 2009

Dr. Carl Blyth, director of the Texas Language Technology Center (TLTC) at the University of Texas has won a two-year award from the US Department of Education’s Fund for the Improvement of Post-Secondary Education (FIPSE).

Longhorns host Italian National A2 Team at The University of Texas campus Sept. 11-12

Fri, Sep 4, 2009

Texas Volleyball kicks off their home schedule with international flare as the Longhorns welcome the Italian National A2 Team for two matches on Sept. 11 and 12 at 6:30 p.m. each night. ...

2009 Raymond Dickinson Centennial Endowed Teaching Fellowship

Tue, Jun 2, 2009

We are happy to announce that our colleague, Guy Raffa, has been selected as the recipient of a 2009 Raymond Dickinson Centennial Endowed Teaching Fellowship. The College of Liberal Arts established the Raymond Dickson Centennial Endowed Teaching Fellowship in 1989 to recognize faculty demonstrating outstanding commitment to teaching undergraduate and graduate students. Bravo, Guy! Keep up the good work!

Liberal Arts Council Teaching Award

Tue, Apr 28, 2009

We are pleased to announce that department chair and Professor of Italian Daniela Bini has been presented with a 2009 Liberal Arts Council Teaching Award, a recognition nominated and awarded by students.

Français interactif's new online textbook

Wed, Apr 22, 2009

UT's French Connection: Students Save and Rave with Electronic Learning Resources

2009 Scholarship for French and Italian Department

Tue, Mar 24, 2009

Eligible students: French and Italian majors and Plan 2 students with concentration in French or Italian. Application is now available online. Application deadline: Wednesday, April 15, 2009.

Frédérique Moinard Memorial Scholarship

Tue, Mar 24, 2009

The Alliance Française d'Austin is pleased to announce that it plans to award scholarships to four area college students as part of its scholarship program, the Frédérique Moinard Memorial Scholarship.

Français interactif Receives 2009 CALICO Access to Language Education Award

Wed, Mar 11, 2009

We are pleased to announce Français interactif has been awarded the 2009 CALICO Access to Language Education Award, from CALICO, (Computer Assisted Language Instruction Consortium), and the Esperantic Studies Foundation, for a web site offering exceptional access to language learning resources.

Texas Exes Teaching Awards

Wed, Mar 11, 2009

We are pleased to announce that Antonella Olson, Distinguished Senior Lecturer in Italian, is a recipient of a 2009 Texas Exes Teaching Award, and Emilie Destruel (Linguistics) earned the 2008-09 Texas Exes Excellence Teaching Awards.Congratulations!

Barbara E. Bullock

March 9, 2009

Mon, Mar 9, 2009

French and Italian presents a lecture by Barbara E. Bullock, Professor of French and Linguistics, Penn State. March 9, 4:30 pm, HRH 2.118

Sixth Annual FIGSO Conference - Call for Papers

April 3-4, 2009

Mon, Mar 9, 2009

The UT-Austin French and Italian Graduate Student Association proudly announces the Sixth Annual Graduate Student Conference at the Department of French and Italian, University of Texas at Austin on April 3-4, 2009.

Immigration and Identitiy in France Today

April 3, 2009

Mon, Mar 9, 2009

Dominic Thomas Professor of French and Francophone Studies and Comparative Literature University of California, Los Angeles Professor Thomas is author of Black France: Colonialism, Immigration and Transnationalism (2006)and Nation-Building, Propaganda, and Literature in Francophone Africa (2002). Friday, April 3rd, 5:00pm / MEZ 1.306

UT French Competition

Mon, Mar 2, 2009

Participants are middle school and high school students currently enrolled in French courses. The participants are divided by levels and compete in various categories such as Literature, Visual Arts and Performance. Held on the same day as Explore UT allows competitors and their families to take advantage of the wide array of activities provided by the university.

Workshops for Linguistics Graduate Students

February 11 - April 29, 2009

Mon, Feb 16, 2009

What: A series of workshops for graduate students in linguistics
Where: the Department of French and Italian lounge, HRH 2.118
When: Wednesdays at 12:30 p.m.

  • Department of French and Italian

    University of Texas at Austin
    201 W 21st Street STOP B7600
    HRH 2.114A
    Austin, TX 78712-1800