Help Search Campus Map Directories Webmail Home Alumnae Academics Admission Athletics Student Life Offices & Services Library & Technology News & Events About the College Navigation Bar
MHC Home College Street Journal

Trustees Approve Eight Assistant Professors for Tenure

Mandy Cass ’04 Wins Fulbright to Study in Sydney, Australia

Campus Moves Ahead on Imperatives Outlined at Forum

Environmental Justice Activists Speak on Coalition Building to Challenge Globalization

Symposium to Feature Science Research

My Administrative Fellowship at South Hadley Town Hall

New Lunch Service Offered in Kendade

EMotion: MHC Spring Student Dance Concert

MHC Sophomore to Compete for World Irish Dance Title

Russian Language Students Have Video Pen Pals in Tver

Stephanie Heaney Garners DAAD Award


Nota Bene

Nota Bene

Front-Page News

This Week at MHC

Mount Holyoke College News and Events Vista The College Street Journal Archives

March 26 , 2004

Stephanie Heaney Garners DAAD Award

Stephanie Heaney ’04, a double major in German literature and international relations, received the prestigious DAAD (Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst) award for study in Germany next year. The award is Germany’s equivalent to the United States’ Fulbright fellowship. Heaney will be studying at Humboldt University in East Berlin.

Heaney grew up in Cleveland, Ohio, and spent a semester of high school in Germany in a town near Hanover, in the Hartz mountains. Last year she studied in Bonn. She is particularly interested in the literature and politics of modern Germany and is writing a thesis about the early twentieth-century German writer Erich Kessner. Heaney said she has several friends who had previously won DAAD scholarships and that the German department had encouraged her to apply for it. “I knew it was out there,” she said.

She plans to use her DAAD to investigate German immigration policy from the 1990s to the present. She is interested in looking at Germany’s policy regarding Turkish immigrants and the effect of the enlargement of the European Union on immigration policy.

Heaney hopes to have a career in the international arena and is considering international law or human rights. While pursuing her DAAD research she will also be “looking around at graduate schools to see where I want to go.”




he counter is 2,604

Home | Directories | Web Email | Calendar | Campus Map | Search | Help

About the College | Admission | Academics | Student Life | Athletics
Offices & Services | Giving | News & Events | Alumnae | Library & Technology

Copyright © 2004 Mount Holyoke College. This page created by Office of Communications and maintained by Don St. John. Last modified on March 25, 2004.

History of Mount Holyoke College Facts About Mount Holyoke College Contact Information Introduction Visit Mount Holyoke College Viritual Tour of MHC About Mount Holyoke College