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December 14, 2020

The MLA has announced that Matthew H. Birkhold, associate professor of German at The Ohio State University, Columbus, will receive an honorable mention for the Aldo and Jeanne Scaglione Prize for…

December 2, 2020

 

Sonia Gollance, Visiting Assistant Professor and Director of Yiddish and Ashkenazic Studies, is one of three recipients of this year's Cashmere Subvention Award in Jewish Gender,…

October 23, 2020

Associate Professor Matthew Birkhold has secured a grant from the Sustainability Education and Learning Committee to lead a campus-wide effort to create a new Environmental Arts & Humanities…

October 6, 2020

Students in Prof. Gollance's Yiddish 1101 class exchanged beginning of the year greetings in Yiddish with the first semester Yiddish class at the University of Michigan that were inspired by…

September 23, 2020

Katra Byram, Associate Professor, recently appeared on the College of Arts and Sciences Voices of Excellence podcast, speaking with host David Staley about her research and teaching. Byram and…

September 2, 2020

Hearty congratulations to Caro for successfully defending on the 20th of August!

Carolin Mueller’s dissertation, From Musical Activism to Musical Citizenship: Dresden’s Banda…

August 20, 2020

Hearty congratulations to Carly for successfully defending on the 17th of August!

Carly Martin’s dissertation, Schöne Prose: Language Critique and Biography in the Early Herder,…

August 14, 2020

After close to four decades at The Ohio State University, Bernd Fischer, professor of German, will retire this year. He chaired the department from the end of the 20th century into the beginning…

July 15, 2020

A pedagogy piece written by Professor Gollance and Caitlin Hatten, a student in her spring semester Yiddish 3371 course, is live on the Digital Yiddish Theatre Project blog. 

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