EVENTS

Calendar

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
Mar 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
A discussion by Nida Abdullah about a framework for capturing interdisciplinary dialogue.
MSU Union, Lake Superior Room
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
Mar 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
The University Interdisciplinary Colloquium celebrates excellence in interdisciplinary research that involves humanists or artists as partners. Presentations will be delivered by accomplished interdisciplinary scholars who are engaged in work that integrates a wide variety of[...]
Lake Superior Room, MSU Union
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
Apr 13 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
The University Interdisciplinary Colloquium celebrates excellence in interdisciplinary research that involves humanists or artists as partners. Presentations will be delivered by accomplished interdisciplinary scholars who are engaged in work that integrates a wide variety of[...]
Kresge Art Center Room 108
1:00 pm
Presenter: Drs. Zarema Kumakhova and Shannon Spasova This presentation will show a project that aims to facilitate the use of authentic reading texts throughout the Russian language curriculum. In first- and second-year Russian, students will complete[...]
B135 Wells Hall
9:30 am
Jeffrey Maloney’s Ph.D. dissertation defense is open to the public. Please come to support Jeffrey as he defends his dissertation on Fulbright foreign language teachers’ technology use in foreign language classrooms in the United States, and how technology[...]
B443 Wells Hall
Apr 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
1:00 pm
Presenter: Dmitrii Pastushenkov The purpose of this project was to develop teaching materials for online tutoring sessions using Zoom. The teaching materials include lesson plans, PowerPoint presentations, and recorded online sessions for IELTS Speaking Preparation, TOEFL[...]
B135 Wells Hall
Apr 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
10:00 am
B243 Wells Hall
12:00 pm
Dr. Phillips will discuss 3 ongoing research projects at the Digital Humanities and Literary Cognition Lab (DHLC), and reflect on lessons learned from interdisciplinarity.
MSU Union, Lake Superior Room
1:00 pm
Magda Tigchelaar’s Ph.D. dissertation defense is open to the public. Please come to support Magda as she defends her dissertation on college students’ use of the NCSSFL-ACTFL Can-do Statements for self-assessment, and how self-assessment can better instructional practices.
B243 Wells Hall
May 25 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
3:30 pm
Ina Choi’s Ph.D. dissertation defense is open to the public. Please come to support Ina as she defends her dissertation on the differences in adult English language learners’ intentional and incidental L2 vocabulary learning. Her research is[...]
B342 Wells Hall
8:00 am
Evaluating Complex Scholarship in Today’s Academy: Interdisciplinarity, Collaboration, and Open Scholarship You are invited to a one-day workshop on best practices associated with evaluating reappointment, promotion, and tenure packages in today’s academy. This workshop: •[...]
Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center
12:00 am
Online enrollment for our fall classes for preschoolers, kids and teens opens today. Register at https://camps.cal.msu.edu.
Wells Hall
12:00 am
Early registration for our fall classes for preschoolers, kids and teens ends today. Register today at https://camps.cal.msu.edu to lock in early rates.
Wells Hall
Aug 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
1:00 pm
Come and support Jie Liu as she defends her dissertation on Friday. Time and location: August 17 (Friday), 1:00 pm, B342 THE L2 ACQUISITION OF CHINESE CLASSIFIERS: COMPREHENSION AND PRODUCTION There is a long-standing discussion on whether[...]
B342 Wells Hall
Aug 23 @ 9:30 am – 1:00 pm
9:30 am
All new SLS Ph.D. students: Orientation is 8/23/2018 at 9:30 AM in B243 in Wells Hall, with the lunch at noon in the Atrium. All SLS Faculty will join the meeting at 11 AM. Returning[...]
B243 Wells Hall