We are delighted to announce the recipients of the 2016 Patrick B. Mullen Paper Prize for best graduate student paper and the 2016 Daniel R. Barnes Prize for best undergraduate student paper in Folklore this year.
Congratulations to Chris Hemmig for being hired as a two-year Mellon/Ohio 5 Postdoctoral Fellow in Arabic by Kenyon College.
This year, the Foodways Section of the American Folklore Society (AFS) named student folklorist Rachel Hopkin of Ohio State University, as the 2016 recipient of its prestigious Sue Samuelson Award for Foodways Scholarship.
Congratulations to Bethani Turley on receiving a $3500 Summer Research Fellowship from the Office of Undergraduate Research!
Amanda Randhawa was selected as a 2016-2017 William J. Fulbright scholar to India. Amanda's work as a Fulbright-Nehru research scholar will draw heavily on her background as a South Asianist trained in Tamil, Punjabi, and Hindi languages.