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TESL/ALT Brown Bag Colloquium

Kimberly Becker, Tia Saddler, and Camryn Bockelman will give a presentation about stance features in the physical sciences sub-corpus of the Michigan Corpus of Upper-Level Student Papers.

May 3, 2019, 12:00-1:00pm | 212 Ross Hall
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Emerging Writers

Last Emerging Writers of the year! Fiction:  Michael Wettengel Poetry:  TBA Non-Fiction:  Hagan Faye Whiteleather

April 11, 2019, 7:15pm | Design on Main
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Quentin Johnson Lecture in Linguistics, Tracey Derwing

Understanding Second Language Speakers: What REALLY Matters? Tracey Derwing is a Professor Emeritus of TESL (Teaching English as a Second Language) in the Department of Educational Psychology at the University of Alberta.  She has extensively researched second language fluency and pronunciation, especially the relationships among intelligibility, comprehensibility, and accent.  She will discuss what research tells … Continue reading Quentin Johnson Lecture in Linguistics, Tracey Derwing

April 16, 2019, 7:00pm | Memorial Union, Sun Room