Levi Gibbs, DEALL PhD Candidate in Chinese Literature, was recently hired at Dartmouth College. He will begin his new position as Assistant Professor of Asian and Middle Eastern Languages and Literatures in the fall of 2013.
HUNTINGTON INTERNATIONAL FELLOWSHIP
The Huntington National Bank created a generous endowment for Ohio State University students who seek to study foreign language abroad.
The Ohio Asian Leaders & Legends Gala is one of the very first statewide events that seek to shed the spotlight on Asians in Ohio, one of the state's fastest growing sector.
Dr. Galal Walker (Professor in Chinese) was awarded the 2012 Cheng and Tsui “Walton Lifetime Achievement Award” for his outstanding contributions to the field of Chinese language pedagogy.
Timothy Thurston, Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures, is the recipient of one of the only 84 Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad grants awarded nationwide this year.
Brandon Schindewolf, a 2011 graduate of OSU in Japanese, showed off his knowledge of Japanese warrior, Oda Nobunaga on a nationally televised Japanese quiz show, 'Like! JAPAN Nippon Maniacs Championship' (Ii ne! JAPAN Nippon Dai-suki Gaikokuzin No.1 Kessyoo-sen).
Collaborative effort between two Ohio universities will impact 645 students over three years through intensive language and culture institutes in China, Japan, Korea, and Indonesia starting in summer of 2013. Dr.