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German Student Melissa Edwards Receives DAAD Summer Stipend for Study in Germany

4152006Melissa will work under Prof. Dr. Joachim Gessinger of the Germanistisches Seminar at the Universitaet Potsdam. Gessinger heads up a project on "Sprachgeschichte Brandenburgs," the linguistic history of Brandenburg, and Melissa will acquire some experience taking part in an actual historical-linguistics project currently in progress. Melissa also received a grant from the Charles Center at W&M to help support her summer research project.