The March 19th edition of the Ithaca Journal features a story about Ithaca College students' involvement in teaching Spanish at the elementary school level. As part of a service-learning program spearheaded by Annette Levine (Associate Professor, Spanish, MLL), IC students such as Kristin Leffler, who is featured in the Ithaca Journal article, work with children to help them acquire life-long language skills. Kudos to them!
DMLL part-time faculty member Paula Twomey has published two instructional books in Spanish with Teacher’s Discovery.
Marella Feltrin-Morris (Modern Languages and Literatures) presented a paper at the Modern Languages Association Conference in Boston (Jan. 3-6, 2013) as part of a session dedicated to translation in second-language development. The title was "Translation Method, Revisited: Developing Translation-Based Activities for Foreign Language Textbooks."
On November 13, 2012, the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures held its annual Honor Society Program in the Clarke Lounge at 5 p.m.
Maria DiFrancesco, Associate Professor, recently presented a refereed paper at the annual meeting of the Asociación Internacional de Literatura y Cultura Femenina Hispánica (AILCFH) in Grand Rapids, Michigan.