The inaugural convocation marked the launch of the School of Languages, Literatures & Cultures in the Fall of 2015. The academic year 2017/2018 has brought exciting progress curriculum development and student recognition. We have much news to share with you and we will again feature exceptional speakers of national prominence to deliver keynotes.
The fourth annual convocation will once again celebrate the success of our students and review the accomplishments of the past academic year - please join us on Thursday, August 30, 2018, in the Ballroom of the Kansas Memorial Union!
Marc L. Greenberg, Director KU, SLLC
Marc L. Greenberg is Professor of Slavic Languages & Literatures and Director of the School of Languages, Literatures & Cultures at KU. A specialist in historical Slavic linguistics, Professor Greenberg has served as a departmental chair and associate dean as well as serves on boards of several journals, as well as other educational and non-profit organizations. He has lectured in the US, Canada, and Europe, has published numerous articles and books, and serves as General Editor of the Brill Encyclopedia of Slavic Languages and Linguistics. He has received Fulbright, National Endowment for the Humanities, IREX, ACLS, and other fellowships and awards. In 2017 he was inducted as a Corresponding Member of the Slovenian Academy of Sciences and Arts.
4th Annual Convocation
Thursday, August 30, 2018
3:30 to 6:00 pm
Ball Room, Kansas Union
KU Lawrence Campus