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Abby Broughton, first year PhD. student in French, has just announced the launch of a second installment of her digital humanities project A Colony in Crisis: The Saint-Domingue Grain Shortage of 1789. 

Diana Banegas is the new Vanderbilt French Department Graduate Exchange Student from Aix-Marseille Université:  She will be the new French Hall Coordinator in McTyeire International House for the year 2015-16.

Raquelle Bostow is the 2015-16 Vanderbilt Graduate Exchange Student to Vanderbilt in France where she will be a lecturer in English at Aix-Marseille Université.

Carlos Amado,  Cara Wilson,  Kate Devine, and Raquelle Bostow were recipients of Pichois  Research Fellowships to participate in Summer 2015 Study Abroad programs  .

Katie Butler was awarded a Pichois travel grant to attend a motivation and second language learning conference in Nottingham, UK in August 2014.

Raquelle Bostowand Megan Meyers from the Spanish department have founded a new  organization called GSMLA (Graduate Student Modern Language Association, 2013) Congratulations ladies! For more information, visit the following link.