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Events in de Certeau

The Robert C. Elliott Memorial Lecture Series:
Lisa Lowe: A Fetishism of Colonial Commodities
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Literature Building Room 155 (de Certeau)
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New Writing Series

Language/Culture Programs

Language and Culture Programs
Beginning Greek, Korean, Latin, and Russian courses as well as Intermediate and Advanced courses in French, German, Italian and Spanish


Pasquale Verdicchio Professor Verdicchio Pasquale will receive the 2015 Muir College Environmental Fellow Award for his significant contribution to sustainability and environmental preservation. Presentation of awards will be held on April 21 during Earth Week.
  • Former Undergraduate Writing Major Daniel Sichmeller has been awarded a teaching Fulbright (Czech Republic)
  • Former Graduate Student Chien-Ting Lin has been appointed as a tenure-track assistant professor in the Department of English at National Central University in Taiwan. NCU is one of the top national research universities in Taiwan and Chien-ting's department is best known for its interdisciplinary literary and cultural studies, critical gender/sexuality studies, and film studies.

Learn About the Principles of Community, a collaboratively developed statement, issued by the chancellor, that provides a framework for diversity and affirms the unique contribution of each member of the UCSD community.
The Literature Department will be closed on Friday, March 27th for the César Chávez Holiday. Offices will open again on Monday, March 30th at 8:00 a.m.
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