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The Department is pleased to recognize the outstanding work of its students at the annual Honors Reception in April. In addition to certificates and book awards given to excellent students in 300 and 400-level courses, the Department also confers these special awards:

  • Excellence in French 326, in memory of Barbara M. Craig
  • Excellence in French 350 or 352, in memory of Hélène Germain-Simões
  • Harvey S. Nelson Scholarship for Outstanding Junior French Major
  • J. Neal Carman Award for Outstanding Graduating French Major
  • Outstanding Graduating French Minor
  • Allen S. Wilber Scholarship for a graduating senior who plans to pursue graduate study at KU


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