EVENTS

Calendar

Jan 22 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
4:00 pm
Join CAL, CeLTA Staff, and the CeLTA Director Search Committee for a research talk by Dr. Felix Kronenberg, Associate Professor, Modern Languages and Literatures, Director of the Language Learning Center, Rhodes College, Memphis Tennessee. Research Talk[...]
B342 Wells Hall
Jan 22 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
5:00 pm
Our kids programs are open to children ages 6-12 and are designed to provide a fun learning environment that focuses on playful interactions in the target language. It will sensitize children to language learning, help[...]
Wells Hall
Jan 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
4:00 pm
Join CAL, CeLTA Staff, and the CeLTA Director Search Committee for a “CeLTA Vision Talk” from Dr. Felix Kronenberg, Associate Professor, Modern Languages and Literatures, Director of the Language Learning Center, Rhodes College, Memphis Tennessee. After the[...]
B135 CeLTA Space
1:00 pm
Presenters: Drs. Paula Winke and Emily Heidrich In this workshop, we will review current theoretical issues in language placement testing that affect all placement testing programs at Michigan State University and beyond. The most import[...]
B125 Wells Hall
Jan 29 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
11:00 am
Come to the CeLTA space to practice your language skills and meet new people. This is an informal, low-pressure atmosphere where you can speak in the target language, ask questions, and learn more about culture.
B135 Wells Hall
4:00 pm
Join CAL, CeLTA Staff, and the CeLTA Director Search Committee for a research talk by Dr. Alejandro Cuza-Blanco, Professor of Spanish and Linguistics, Director of Linguistics, and Director of the Heritage Language Program in the Department[...]
B342 Wells Hall
4:00 pm
Join CAL, CeLTA Staff, and the CeLTA Director Search Committee for a research talk by Dr. Alejandro Cuza-Blanco, Professor of Spanish and Linguistics, Director of Linguistics, and Director of the Heritage Language Program in the[...]
B135 CeLTA Space
1:00 pm
Presenters: Jeff Maloney and Dan Isbell MSU offers Qualtrics as a service for faculty and graduate students. With this software you can create surveys for a wide range of purposes, especially research. We will discuss[...]
B125 Wells Hall
Feb 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
11:00 am
Come to the CeLTA space to practice your language skills and meet new people. This is an informal, low-pressure atmosphere where you can speak in the target language, ask questions, and learn more about culture.
B135 Wells Hall
1:00 pm
Presenter: Dr. Shannon Spasova In this session, participants will learn how to create a speaking assignment or assessment using H5P. H5P allows the combination of several activity types to create prompts that include audio, image,[...]
B125 Wells Hall
Feb 12 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
11:00 am
Come to the CeLTA space to practice your language skills and meet new people. This is an informal, low-pressure atmosphere where you can speak in the target language, ask questions, and learn more about culture.
B135 Wells Hall
Feb 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
1:00 pm
Presenter: Kristen Mapes In this workshop, we will discuss where you already have an online presence, where you may want to develop a digital identity, and how to do it. We will think through what[...]
Digital Scholarship Lab in the Main Library
12:00 am
The SLS Symposium is a series of presentations by Second Language Studies Ph.D. students and keynote speakers. This year’s speakers are Dr. Pavel Trofimovich from the Centre for the Study of Learning and Performance at Concordia[...]
B342 Wells Hall
1:00 pm
Presenters: Madeline Shellgren This workshop focuses on various notions of accessibility. We will start with questioning who students are and why that is important to consider. Together, we will also explore ways to make space[...]
Digital Scholarship Lab (2nd floor of the west wing in the MSU Main Library)
3:00 pm
Presenter: Dr. Anne Violin-Wigent As part of my current investigation on the effectiveness of explicit instruction, this project investigates the evolution of the accuracy of French liaisons produced by students over a semester. Do they actually[...]
B135 Wells Hall
Mar 16 @ 8:15 am – 11:00 am
8:15 am
Come to see graduate students in the SLS Program present the research they will share at upcoming national conferences! 8:15 AM: Dan Isbell and Susie Kim: Works-in-Progress session: Please choose to sit at Dan Isbell[...]
B342 Wells
5:30 pm
The 11th annual family literacy event, One World, Many Stories is proud to present Connie Schofield-Morrison’s, I Got the Rhythm, a book about expressing yourself through dance and music and being inspired by the rhythm[...]
East Lansing Public Library
1:00 pm
Presenter: Alissa Cohen This workshop will explore some of the challenges of promoting language study among American school children and look at the CeLTA Fellowship project I conducted this year to address some of these challenges.[...]
B135 Wells Hall
3:00 pm
If a job’s worth doing, it’s worth doing twice: Doing replication research Join us for a workshop on replication research! Dr. Graeme Porte from the University of Granada will lead us through a workshop on[...]
A222 Wells Hall
1:00 pm
Presenters: Drs. Susan Gass, Paula Winke, Koen Van Gorp, and Emily Heidrich Join us to hear updates on the Language Proficiency Flagship Initiative, funded by the National Security Education Program within the Defense Language and[...]
B135 Wells Hall
2:00 pm
Roman Chepyshko’s Ph.D. dissertation defense is open to the public. Please come to support Roman as he defends his dissertation on how adult ESL learners pattern more like native-English-speakers on their acceptance/non-acceptance of alternating and non-alternating verb phrases (like[...]
B342 Wells Hall
5:00 pm
CeLTA Student Interaction Grants provide support in reaching oral proficiency goals over the summer months. Students in Arabic, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, or Spanish classes 202 or above are eligible. If you are selected, you[...]
9:00 am
Shinhye Lee’s Ph.D. dissertation defense is open to the public. Please come to support Shinhye as she defends her dissertation entitled “Effective Planning in Real-Time Speaking Test Tasks.”
B243 Wells Hall
12:00 pm
Dustin Crowther’s Ph.D. dissertation defense is open to the public. Please come to support Dustin as he defends his dissertation entitled “Linguistic Measures of Second Language Speech: Moving From Monologic to Interactive Speech.”
B342 Wells Hall
1:30 pm
Presenter: Dr. Aline Godfroid In this presentation, I give an interim report on a research project designed to chart the English knowledge of English as a Second Language speakers studying at Michigan State University. The specific aims[...]
B135 Wells Hall