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Foreign Languages & Literatures

Award for Excellence in Foreign Languages and Literatures recipients from top to bottom: Samuel Markson, Cathy Cao, Robert Law Smith
Photo credit: Andrea Wirth

Lufthansa first prize winners Jessica Ruprecht (left) and Jelimo Bettina Maswan (right) pictured with Marius Carstensen, Lufthansa AG, Boston.
Photo credit: Kurt Fendt
Award for Excellence in Foreign Languages and LiteraturesGiven to undergraduates who achieve proficiency in a foreign language, cultural understanding and enthusiasm for foreign language learning
  • Award for Excellence: Robert Law Smith '14,
    Loganville, GA
  • Distinguished Student: Cathy Cao '13,
    Old Westbury, NY
  • Distinguished Student: Samuel Markson '12,
    Lakeville, MA

Isabelle de Courtivron PrizeFor excellent student writing on topics related to immigrant, diaspora, bicultural, bilingual, and/or mixed-race experiences

  • First Prize: Adrian Jimenez-Galindo '15,
    Mexico City, Mexico
  • Second Prize: Eric Trac '13,
    Hercules, CA
Lufthansa PrizeFor excellence in German studies
  • First Prize: Jelimo Bettina Maswan '14,
    Nairobi, Kenya
  • First Prize: Jessica Ruprecht '12,
    McKinleyville, CA
  • Second Prize: Yin Fu Chen '14,
    Kearney, NE
  • Second Prize: Kirsten Hessler '12,
    Roswell, GA
  • Second Prize: Ofir Nachum '14,
    Northborough, MA
  • Third Prize: Halide Bey '15,
    Nicosia, Cyprus
  • Third Prize: Craig Broady '12,
    Revere, MA
  • Third Prize: Irene Brockman G, Casstown, OH
  • Third Prize: Amy Fritz '12,
    Eagan, MN
  • Third Prize: Shirley Galbiati '13,
    Saratoga, CA
  • Third Prize: Laura Gilson '13,
    Moraga, CA
  • Third Prize: Andrea Kereki '13,
    Târgu Mureş, Romania
  • Third Prize: Stanislav Lukashov '15,
    Brighton, MA
  • Third Prize: Nikola Otasevic '12,
    Belgrade, Serbia
  • Third Prize: Paul Ragaller G, Annville, PA
  • Third Prize: Warut Suksompong '13,
    Washington, DC
  • Third Prize: Thaís Terceiro Jorge '12,
    Fortaleza, Brazil
  • Third Prize: Jovana Veselinovic '12,
    Istočno Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina