Languages, Literatures and Cultures Honors Outstanding Students May 4

The Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures at the University of New Hampshire will honor its outstanding students Thursday, May 4, at its annual Language Awards Ceremony. The program begins at 12:40 p.m. in Richards Auditorium, Murkland Hall. By faculty determination, one student at each language level (first year, second year, third year, fourth year) in each language is selected for a prize. This year's featured speaker is UNH President Ann Weaver Hart. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Edward T. Larkin, department chair, at 603-862-3549.

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