We are very pleased to announce the winners of the 2018 MAA/CARA Summer Scholarships, supporting student participation in summer courses in medieval languages or manuscript studies:
Stacie Leigh Beach(University of Tennessee, Knoxville), studying epigraphy at the American Academy in Rome;
LauraLee Brott (University of Wisconsin-Madison), studying “A History of Maps and Mapping” at the London Rare Books School;
Lindsay Corbett (McGill University), studying Byzantine Greek at Bogazici University in Istanbul;
Rachel Pei Hirsch (University of Michigan), studying Mughal Persian at AISS-Lucknow, University of Göttingen;
Coral Lumbley (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), studying Welsh at Aberystwyth University;
Amanda Marie Racine (Fordham University), studying Classical Arabic at the Qasid Arabic Institute, Amman, Jordan;
Jack Christopher Wiegand (University of Toronto), studying Paleography and Codicology at the University of New Mexico.