Category: English

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TESL/ALT Brown Bag Colloquium Series

  Taichi Yamashita Exploring Instructed SLA in Pair Work: Actor-Partner Interdependence Model Denise Coberley Corpus Analysis of Soil Health Conservation Language in Extension Publications: A Corpus Approach to Framing

September 25, 2020, 12:00-1:00pm | Online via WebEx

Emerging Writers Reading Series for September

We will be holding THREE virtual readings for the Emerging Writers Reading Series this semester. The first reading will be held on Thursday, September 17 at 7:00 PM.  Our readers this month, in order, will be Nancy Hayes, Natalie Deam, Zoë Fay-Stindt, and Eric Williams. I do hope you can join us as we listen … Continue reading Emerging Writers Reading Series for September

September 17, 2020, 7:00pm | Online via Webex
CATEGORIES: Department Events, RPC

Godwin Agboka is scheduled to give a research presentation on November 18th

Dr. Godwin Agboka will be giving a presentation titled “Injustice and Privilege in Technical Communication: Social Justice Strategies for Programmatic Development” on Wednesday, November 18, 2020.  Because of restrictions on large gatherings, his talk will be delivered through Webex. Dr. Godwin Agbokais an Assistant Professor of Technical and Professional Communication at the University of Houston … Continue reading Godwin Agboka is scheduled to give a research presentation on November 18th

November 18, 2020, 1:00-2:00pm | Online via Zoom.  Contact Taylor Petersen (tlp@iastate.edu) for log in information.
CATEGORIES: Department Events, RPC

Christina V. Cedillo is scheduled to give a research presentation on October 7th

Christina Cedillo will be presenting “Contesting Monstrous Representations: Latinx Multimodal Rhetorics of Resistance” on Wednesday, October 7, 2020.  Because of restrictions on large gatherings, her talk will be presented through Webex. Christina V. Cedillo is an assistant professor of writing and rhetoric at the University of Houston-Clear Lake where she teaches first year and advanced … Continue reading Christina V. Cedillo is scheduled to give a research presentation on October 7th

October 7, 2020, 1:00-2:00pm | Online via Webex

Idée Edalatishams Has Won a Language Learning Dissertation Grant

The Language Learning Dissertation Grant is a $2,000 award aimed at facilitating the research work of doctoral candidates in the language sciences. The grant is awarded to the top-10 applicants twice a year, based on the strength of their research design and its relevance to ongoing research in the language sciences and their potential to make … Continue reading Idée Edalatishams Has Won a Language Learning Dissertation Grant

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Department faculty teach 16,305 participants in the Using Educational Technology in the English Language Classroom course!

We are pleased to announce that the Iowa State University-developed Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on Using Educational Technology in the English Language Classroom (https://www.openenglishprograms.org/MOOC) ended for 16,305 participants on July 27, 2020. This MOOC was offered as part of the Online Professional English Network (OPEN), which is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State … Continue reading Department faculty teach 16,305 participants in the Using Educational Technology in the English Language Classroom course!