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 Marletta Iwasyk, 84, the longest-serving teacher in Seattle Public Schools (Courtesy of the Orca K-8 PTSA)
Scandinavian Studies Alum Retires from Orca K-8 as Seattle Public Schools' Longest-Serving Teacher
Seattle Public Schools’ longest-serving teacher retires from Orca K-8
L to R - Top: Olivia Gunn, Marianne Stecher-Hansen, Inga Daraskiene; Bottom: Andrew Nestingen, Tapio Hokkanen, DUBS, Guntis Smidchens, Liga Miklasevica (not pictured: Lauren Poyer, Colin Conners, Amanda Doxtater)
2024 Graduation!
Norwegian Program students in Friday Harbor
Spring 2024 Norwegian Language Program Retreat
Norse Mythology comic in Husky Giving Day frame
Thank you to everyone who supported us on Husky Giving Day!
Ethelene Whitmire from the University of Wisconsin-Madison
Department of Scandinavian Studies hosted this year's SASS (Society for the Advancement of Scandinavian Studies) conference
Helen Durst
Winner of this year's Nadia Christensen Award for Excellence in Nordic Studies
Sámi National Theater Beaivváš  members
Tiina Nunnally
Tiina Nunnally, Affiliate Faculty Member Earns Critical Acclaim
Icelandic manuscript
Sagas of the Vikings -- Enroll for WIN 24 Today!
Crisis by Karin Boye translated by Amanda Doxtater
Fans of Young Royals discover UW professor's translation of Crisis  
L to R: Inga Daraškienė, Guntis Šmidchens, Egija Ungure
Baltic Studies Program Holiday Letter
Swedish Holiday Letter
Birgitta Steene (1928-2023)
Birgitta Steene (1928-2023)
Finnish Program Holiday Letter
Two Danish students next to Dambo troll
Danish Program Holiday Letter
Norwegian Program Holiday Letter
Bjorn Westlie, Marianne Stecher-Hansen, and SCAND 445/JSIS 442 students
Historian/Author Bjorn Westlie Visited Our Class
SASS call for papers
SASS 2024 -- We're Hosting!  And the call for papers is open now!
Laura Simeon, Mia Spangenberg, Lotta Gavel Adams, and Elizabeth DeNoma
National Nordic Museum Panel on September 9th
Rosie Runs cover
Department Alumna Mia Spangenberg Reads 'Rosie Runs' at the National Nordic Museum next Thursday!
Dubs and Andrew Nestingen
Department Graduation Ceremony on June 8th
Mia Filardi
Mia Filardi, 2023 Graduate With A Finnish Major & Scandinavian Area Studies Minor, Awarded Fulbright!
Olivia Gunn
Scandinavian Studies Department Faculty Continue The Fascinating SCAND30 Lecture Series At The National Nordic Museum
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Husky Giving Day!