Lisa Parkes is the 2016 recipient of the Massachusetts German Educator of the Year Award from the Massachusetts Foreign Language Association in recognition of her exceptional accomplishments in language pedagogy.
Warmest congratulations to the students who have been awarded fellowships and internships through the Department’s Work Abroad Program this year, with special thanks to our Work Abroad Program Officer, Ruth Sondermann, for making all this possible: Anna Lea Albright (Ausschuss für Umwelt, Naturschutz und Reaktorsicherheit, Berlin); Xavier Cuan Martinez (Ruhrfellow intern with RWE); Ramsey Fahs (Navity Company, Vienna); Jennifer Hu (Ruhrfellow in mathematics); ElizabethHubbard (
We are delighted to welcome Dr. Agnes Broomé as our new Preceptor in Scandinavian Studies. Agnes comes to Harvard from University College London, where she recently completed her PhD with a dissertation on translations and the British book market. In addition to a strong interest in translation theory, her research focuses on a range of topics
Thanks to the outstanding efforts of Ruth Sondermann, our Department’s Work-Abroad councilor, a number of Harvard Students have received exciting summer internships in Western Europe: John Gilheany (Duff and Phelps, Frankfurt), Achim Harzheim (ECON Renewable Energy Consulting, Essen), Adela Kim (Landesmuseum für moderne Kunst, Photographie und Architektur, Berlin), Dominique Kim (Zentrum für Medientechnologie, Karlsruhe), Tim LaVelle (Technische Universität, Aachen), Toni Li (RWE, Energy Consulting, Essen