ASU President's Professor Ileana Orlich

Professor honored for promoting Romanian language, culture

By

Susan Kells

President's Professor Ileana Orlich, in ASU's School of International Letters and Cultures, was one of three recipients of the inaugural Alianța Gala Award for her extensive work promoting Romanian language and culture.

Orlich, who teaches Romanian and English and comparative literature at Arizona State University, is responsible for creating what has become the largest Romanian program in the United States.