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MDFL Emeriti

Our Emeriti dedication page includes information on many retired, tenured foreign-language faculty, as well as instructors and part-time adjuncts who taught courses in the Department. When known, degrees, languages taught, and years of service are indicated. All photos are taken from volumes of the Edda, the College's yearbook.

 

Patricia Akerson
Patricia Akerson, B.A.
Spanish
1989-1998
John G. Berdahl
John G. Berdahl, B.A.
German
1928-1941
Robert Bledsoe
Robert Bledsoe Ph.D.
Spanish, Portuguese
1972-2003
H. M. (Pat) Blegen
Helmer M. Blegen, Lh.D.
French, Spanish
1927-1965
Martin Brakas
Martin Brakas, Ph.D.
German
1964-1973
Birgit Lovlie Brokenleg
Birgit Lovlie Brokenleg, Ph.D.
Norwegian
1989-1993
Michele G. Diaferia
Michèle G. Diaféria, Ph.D.
French
1989-1991
Elisabeth Hartman
Elisabeth Hartman, M.A.
1961-1962
Joseph Jerdee
Joseph Jerdee, M.A.
1963-1967
Patricia Karraker
Patricia Karraker, B.A.
French, Spanish
1957-1958
Ovidio Manalich
Ovidio Manalich, Ph.D.
Spanish
1965-1972
Barbara Nedelsky
Barbara Nedelsky, M.A.
French, German, Russian
1991-2008
Rueben Peterson
Reuben Peterson, Ph.D.
German, Norwegian
1964-1987
Manuel Puerta
Manuel Puerta
Spanish
1976-1979
Carol Rogers
Carol Rogers, M.A.
French
1964-1968
Gerhard Schmutterer
Gerhard Schmutterer, Ph.D.
German
1953-1985
Michael Smith
Michael Smith, Ph.D.
German, Russian
1986-1991
Ola H. Solheim
Ola Andreas Solheim, M.A.
Norwegian
1928-1932
Ruth Sorlie Stenseth
Ruth Sorlie Stenseth, M.A.
German, Norwegian
1961
Martha Weingartne
Martha Weingartner
1986-1987
Nancy Young
Nancy Young
French, Spanish
1959