SWED 3020 students write article in Swedish magazine

July 13, 2016

The students in the SWED 3020 Advanced Swedish class had a unique opportunity to use their new language skills in the Spring of 2016. They were asked to write an article for the Swedish magazine Sverigekontakt. The article describes the Swedish Program at CU, which has grown to become one...

Lourie, Ben

Russian BA alum awarded Fulbright grant

July 13, 2016

Patrick Greaney

Congratulations to Patrick Greaney for his promotion to the rank of Full Professor!

June 21, 2016

We are happy to share the news that Professor Patrick Greaney has been promoted to the rank of Full Professor. Prof. Greaney is an outstanding teacher and a distinguished literary and cultural scholar. His research centers on modernist and postmodernist poetry and art of Europe, the US, and Latin America...

Evgeny Dobrenko

The F.I.R.S.T. Course on Russian Cinema in Augmester, 2016.

June 21, 2016

Thanks to the support of the F.I.R.S.T. (Faculty in Residence Summer Teaching) Program, this Augmester (August 1-18, 2016), GSLL will be hosting Professor Evgeny Dobrenko of the University of Sheffield. Prof. Dobrenko will teach a course “History of Russian Cinema”, cross-listed with film studies (M-F, 9-12). Prof. Dobrenko is one...

Ann Schmiesing

Ann Schmiesing named interim dean of Graduate School

June 3, 2016

varsity pond

3rd Boulder Summer Colloquium in German Studies

May 9, 2016

For the 3rd consecutive year, the University of Colorado is hosting the Boulder Summer Graduate Student Colloquium in German Studies from May 12-14, 2016. The Colloquium is organized in collaboration with Cornell University, Johns Hopkins University, and, as a special guest institution this year, the University of Chicago. The center...

Ann Schmiesing

Ann Schmiesing receives the Boulder Faculty Assembly’s 2016 Award of Excellence in Leadership and Service

April 29, 2016

Warm congratulations to Professor of German Studies Ann Schmiesing, the 2016 recipient of the BFA Excellence in Leadership and Service Award. Prof. Schmiesing is a true pillar of our department as well as the one of those professors who carries with talent and inspiration most difficult and time-consuming service responsibilities...

Sasha Senderovich

Congratulations to Sasha Senderovich

April 21, 2016

Congratulations to Assistant Professor of Jewish and Russian Studies Sasha Senderovich! He has been selected as one of eight faculty members and five staff members from the Boulder campus to participate in the University Leadership Development Institute's Excellence in Leadership Program for 2016-17. He was nominated by Dean Steven Leigh...

Julia Gerhard

Congratulations to Julia Gerhard

April 18, 2016

Congratulations to Julia Gerhard, a recipient of the CU 2015-2016 Graduate Student Teaching Excellence Award.

Varsity Pond

Congratulations to our BA/MA student in Russian, Courtney Silver.

April 18, 2016

Congratulations to our BA/MA student in Russian, Courtney Silver for winning the Boren Scholarship for studying Russian, an initiative of the National Security Education Program, providing unique funding opportunities for U.S. undergraduate students to study less commonly taught languages in world regions critical to U.S. interests.