After interning at the Vatican, Anna Bauer ’15 CLAS wanted an internship that combined her Communication and French and Francophone Studies majors. Enter NextQuest USA, a French-based company which specializes in e-commerce and website/ mobile design and development. After a call from visiting assistant professor Étienne Achille, PhD, Anna became the inaugural Communication Intern for the company. Now, she is putting her studies to good use translating promotions and blogs for the Philadelphia market, in between Skyping with offices in France and Australia.
Paul Steege, PhD, associate professor, History, was awarded a Fulbright Association Senior Scholar Research Grant for spring 2016. The grant allows Dr. Steege to conduct research in libraries and archives in and around Berlin. During this time, he will be hosted by the Center for Contemporary History Research in Postdam. His project, entitled “Everyday Life, Everyday Violence: Berlin and the Twentieth Century” explores the experience and representation of violence in Berlin from 1917 to 1987.