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Salvador Ortiz-Carboneres: 15th December 1942 - 23rd July 2019

It is with great sadness that we have to report that our colleague and friend Salvador Ortiz-Carboneres has passed away. Please click on the headline to read some dear memories from some of the people who knew him best.

Tue 30 Jul 2019, 17:01 | Tags: Modern Languages - News SMLC News Arts Faculty

SMLC students selected to join Brazilian summer school

At the start of 2019 Warwick was invited to nominate two students to attend the Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG)'s Summer School on Brazilian Studies. After a competitive selection process, Lucia Evans and Will Gennings from Warwick's School of Modern Languages and Cultures were awarded scholarships co-funded by UFMG and Warwick.


Professor Ingrid De Smet has been admitted as a member of the Academia Europaea

Professor Ingrid De Smet has been admitted as a member of the Academia Europaea (Section of Literary and Theatrical Studies). The Academia Europaea (formed in 1988) is the pan-European academy of science, humanities and letters, with a membership of over 3800 eminent scholars, drawn from all countries of Europe, and all disciplines, nationalities and geographical locations.


Multiple awards success for SMLC students and staff

Students and staff from across Warwick SMLC completed a clean sweep of Warwick awards.


Jim Shields discusses the political crisis in France

Professor Jim Shields appeared twice on France 24 and on Radio France Internationale to discuss Macron’s response to the Gilets Jaunes protests, May Day demonstrations and the current crisis in France.

Fri 03 May 2019, 14:15 | Tags: French - News Modern Languages - News SMLC News



Further tribute to Keren Brody

A further tribute to our recent graduate, Keren Brody, who tragically passed away in December 2018.

Thu 10 Jan 2019, 22:30 | Tags: French - News Modern Languages - News SMLC News

Tribute to recent graduate

The School of Modern Languages and Cultures is shocked and saddened to hear of the tragic death of one of our recent graduates, Keren Brody. Keren graduated with a degree in French Studies in 2018. Keren was tragically killed in a car accident in Spain last week. The School sends its heartfelt condolences to the family at this very difficult time. Students and colleagues affected by this sad news can contact Wellbeing Support Services (wellbeing@warwick.ac.uk). A book of condolences will be opened in the School in January 2019. A full tribute to Keren will also be posted in January.

Sat 22 Dec 2018, 13:28 | Tags: French - News Modern Languages - News SMLC News


Jim Shields discusses political events in France

Professor Jim Shields appeared on France 24 News, the France 24 Debate, BBC Radio Wales, Talk Radio, Radio Sputnik and British Muslim TV to discuss the Yellow Vest protests and Macron presidency. He was also quoted by Bloomberg, ABC News, World Finance and the Mexican daily El Universal

Mon 17 Dec 2018, 10:21 | Tags: French - News Modern Languages - News SMLC News


Inspiring Women Student Series

Come along and be inspired. One hour talks, 1-2pm Wednesdays followed by informal networking over refreshments 24th October 2018, MS.03 Maths and Statistics (Zeeman Building)

Emma Kennedy, Actress, Writer, TV and Radio presenter









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