Great Plains Fellows: Languages

Maurice (& Cora) Conner (EF)
Professor Emeritus, German

UNO

German, foreign languages

Janet Eckerson (F)
Assistant Professor, Modern Languages

UNK

Spanish language, educational policy and practice impacting Latinx students

Yoanna Greenwood (F)
Lecturer, Spanish

UNL

Biology, language preservation, translation, Spanish

Mila Saskova-Pierce (F)
Associate Professor

UNL

Second language learning

Patricia Simpson (F)
Professor and Chair, Modern Languages

UNL

German literature and immigration, language learning

Isabel Velázquez (F)
Associate Professor, Modern Languages and Literatures

UNL

Sociolinguistics, bilingualism, US Spanish, language contact, heritage speaker pedagogy, minority language maintenance and loss

Michelle Warren
Associate Professor of Spanish

UNK

Themes of culture, nationality, and ethnicity; theatre, film, and narrative

(F) = Fellow, (AF) = Affiliate Fellow, (EF) = Emeritus Fellow, (AEF) = Associate Emeritus Fellow, (GF) = Graduate Fellow