Posted on July 30, 2013
The Smithsonian's Folklife Festival, which Harrison co-curates, is designed to preserve and celebrate languages in danger of disappearing.
by Alisa Giardinelli | Posted on July 29, 2013
"Morehouse and Swarthmore are alike in many ways," Campbell says, "each sharing a deep commitment to the liberal arts, academic rigor, and social justice."
by Zach Epstein | Posted on July 24, 2013
Mara Revkin '09 (left) and Ann Lesch '66, both based in Cairo, have written extensively about the unrest in Egypt after witnessing the politlcal upheaval first-hand.
by Celina De Léon | Posted on July 15, 2013
The Society of Professional Journalists honored Batten for her story on free speech, prejudice, and Google censorship in the reaction to the controversial film "Innocence of Muslims."
by Zach Epstein | Posted on July 3, 2013
Valelly disagrees with the Supreme Court in striking part of it down, but says the ruling may spur citizens and Congress into action, adding "this is a time for democratic renewal."
by Sera Jeong '14 | Posted on July 1, 2013
DiPierro, an Honors history major, presented work at a conference on health and society she developed during her research seminars.
by Sera Jeong '14 | Posted on June 24, 2013
Finegold '13 is one of six Lang Scholars who shared their experiences with the community during a talk, Creative Solutions to Social Problems.
Linguist K. David Harrison Raises Awareness of Global Language Loss at Smithsonian Folklife Festival Program
by Alisa Giardinelli | Posted on June 13, 2013
"Language diversity is part of the bigger picture of sustainability and survival on the planet," says Harrison, co-curator of the program and associate professor of linguistics. "If we care about intellectual diversity, we should also care about language diversity."
by Abby Holtzman '16 | Posted on June 10, 2013
Professor of Linguistics Donna Jo Napoli organized one of more than a dozen residencies sponsored by the program this year.
by Zach Epstein | Posted on June 5, 2013
Rebecca Hammond '13 joined several classmates in sharing thesis work during an event geared toward interdisciplinary discussion.
Posted on May 29, 2013
Nearly two dozen alumni returned to campus as honors examiners to continue the College's singular tradition.
by Sera Jeong '14 | Posted on May 29, 2013
Abigail Holtzman '16, who had never taken Russian before this year, says the distinction showed "that we had clearly learned a ton."
by Zach Epstein | Posted on May 28, 2013
Alexander Anderson '13 (left) is one of eight members of the Class of 2013, in addition to a Class of 2012 alumna, who received the award this year.
by Alisa Giardinelli | Posted on May 27, 2013
The performance of "Au coeur de l'infini" on Tues., May 28., will be held in honor of the Cathedral's 850th anniversary.
by Camila Ryder '13 | Posted on May 22, 2013
The fellowship, which fill fund Pang's graduate teaching program at Brown University in the fall, is awarded to students planning to teach American history, government, or social studies at the secondary school level.