Matherne (English) was guest of the French Institute in
Bremen, Germany, where she was one of five featured poets in the
Francophone poetry festival Printemps des Poètes. The 10-day
festival, sponsored by the French government, took place in France
and across the world where organizations dedicated to French language
and culture are located. Matherne also is featured in Poet’s
Corner, an Italian Web site dedicated to Italian, Arab, Chinese,
French and English poetry. The site is available at Poet's
information services recently celebrated the academic achievements
of 56 student assistants who qualified for the NMU Dean's List.
earned a 4.0. Each
student was featured on a photo display board, which is pictured
at left with Kathy Olivier (AIS) and student Katie
also received a certificate, baked goods and snacks, and had book
plates recognizing their achievements placed in books of their choosing.