May 2017

FACULTY AWARDS AND PROMOTIONS

Honorary Doctorate to Christine Helmer

Professor Christine Helmer will be traveling to Finland this June where she will be awarded an Honorary Doctorate by the Faculty of Theology at the University of Helsinki.

Alumnae of Northwestern University Grant to Denise Meuser

Professor Denise Meuser was recently awarded an Alumnae of Northwestern University Grant for a project involving museum holdings in German art in the greater Chicago area.

Ingrid Zeller Promoted

Professor Ingrid Zeller has been promoted the position of Full Professor of Instruction, beginning in the fall of 2017.

Martina Kerlova Promoted

Professor Martina Kerlova has been promoted to the position of Associate Professor of Instruction, beginning in the fall of 2017.

Denise Meuser Wins Teaching Award

The department is pleased to announce that Professor Denise Meuser was recently awarded the CLI Excellence in Foreign Language Teaching Award for 2017. This is a great acknowledgment of what Professor Meuser has done for foreign language study at Northwestern in and far beyond our department.

The department would like to congratulate Professors Helmer, Zeller, Meuser, and Kerlova.