EVENTS

Calendar

Jan 15 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm Meet at Blue Owl Coffee in East Lansing
 Meet with SoSLAP at Blue Owl Coffee in East Lansing. Grab or bring something hot to drink, and spend some time in the fresh air connecting with colleagues!
Jan 19 @ 10:35 am – 12:00 pm https://msu.zoom.us/j/93798163438
Dr. Aline Godfroid will be leading two discussions on time management for doctoral students in Second Language Studies and other research-focused grad programs. Do you find you need help balancing your research, coursework, and job?[...]
Feb 5 @ 2:00 pm Online Event
Shelley Staples, University of Arizona Friday, February 5, 2pm EST Open to all; Sponsored by the TESOL program, the Second Language Studies program, and the College of Arts and Letters at Michigan State University Description: In[...]
Feb 5 @ 3:00 pm Online Event
Language and Literacy Assessment for PreK-2 Students To determine whether a language measure works well for test taker populations, it should be valid and reliable for all groups. Such groups include those whose first language[...]
Feb 23 @ 10:35 am – 12:00 pm https://msu.zoom.us/j/93798163438
Dr. Aline Godfroid will be leading two discussions on time management for doctoral students in Second Language Studies and other research-focused grad programs. Do you find you need help balancing your research, coursework, and job?[...]
Feb 25 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm Panel Discussion
The Department of Romance and Classical Studies and the Second Language Studies Program at Michigan State University are pleased to welcome Johanna Barrantes, Isabelle Barth, Annick De Houwer, and Lisa Treffry-Goatley for a panel discussion[...]
Feb 26 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm Zoom Webinar
Come one, come all! Join doctoral students and faculty in the Second Language Studies Ph.D. Program as the students present their research! Each talk is a practice talk for the upcoming American Association of Applied[...]
Mar 16 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm https://msu.zoom.us/j/96303217835
Come to hear Mashael Algana defend her dissertation, “L2 English listeners’ comprehension: An examination of the effects of visual cues and non-native accented speech.” The event is open to the public. Please email Dr. Debra[...]
Mar 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Online Event
“Digital Presence 2: Social Networking” with Dr. Ryan Bowles Dr. Ryan Bowles from Human Development and Family Studies will lead a relatively informal discussion designed to help Applied Linguistics and Behavioral Science students and faculty[...]
Apr 2 @ 3:00 pm Online Event
“Grant Finding Tips” with Paula Winke Join us as SLS Director Paula Winke gives us insight on finding and applying to research grants at all levels (University to Federal)! Zoom link: https://msu.zoom.us/j/99361578462 Meeting ID: 993 6157[...]
May 4 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm https://msu.zoom.us/j/91600992748
Come to hear Bronson Hui defend his dissertation, “Examining explicit and implicit word knowledge.” The event is open to the public. Please email Dr. Aline Godfroid or Bronson Hui for the Zoom password.
May 7 @ 11:30 am – 12:45 pm Zoom registration: https://msu.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAsc-usrTsvH9MGWpp5jj-OWE43KtxPnqwv
Come and learn about innovative listening-test passage writing, guided by guest Dr. Olena Rossi! Sponsored by the English Language Center Testing Office and the SLA Knowledge & Production Lab, Michigan State University Dr. Olena Rossi[...]
May 14 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm https://msu.zoom.us/j/91459349054
Come and support Xiaowan Zhang, who will defend her dissertation “Time to Minimal Proficiency in English Language Learner Children and Factors that Affect the Time” on May 14 at 1 PM. Please email Paula Winke[...]
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm https://msu.zoom.us/j/92947502498
    Come and support Myeongeun Son, who will defend her dissertation “L2 language development in oral and written modality” on August 4 at 10:00 AM Eastern. Please email Myeongeun or Patti Spinner for the Zoom[...]
Dec 2 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm https://msu.zoom.us/j/93816834214
Come to hear Magdalyne Akiding defend her dissertation, “An investigation of motivational strategy use by instructors of African languages in the United States.” The event is open to the public. Please email Dr. Paula Winke[...]