News - Applied Linguistics
Monday, April 27, 2015
»Timothy Krause, Applied Linguistics, presented a poster titled "Sound Effects: Age, Gender, and Sound Symbolism in American English" at the American Association for Applied Linguistics annual conference in Toronto, Ontario, March 21.
Friday, April 24, 2015
»MA TESOL students presented at the International Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages Conference in Toronto, Canada on March 26th, 2015.
Thursday, April 23, 2015
»PSU Applied Linguistics Department presenters at the The American Association of Applied Linguistics (AAAL) Conference from March 21st-24th
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
»Two Applied Linguistics students awarded competitive Critical Language Scholarships from the State Department
Monday, April 13, 2015
»Susan Conrad, Applied Linguistics faculty, presented "Preparing Students to Write for Engineering Practice: Research-based Materials Development" as part of the speaker series at Carleton University, in Ottawa, Canada, March 31.
Monday, April 6, 2015
»Alissa Hartig, Applied Linguistics faculty, delivered a paper titled "Developing Legal Literacy in a Second Language and Legal Culture" at the 2015 joint conference of the American Association for Applied Linguistics and L'Association Canadienne de Lingui
Monday, March 9, 2015
»Tucker Childs, Applied Linguistics faculty, delivered a paper titled "Busy Intersections: A Framework for Revitalizing Dying Languages in Sierra Leone, West Africa" at the Fourth Annual International Conference on Language Documentation and Conservation a
»Keith Walters, Applied Linguistics faculty, gave a keynote address titled "From Arab Nationalism to the New Media: Shifting Political and Language Ideologies in the Arab World" at the Jil Jadid ("New Generation") Conference, sponsored by the department of
Monday, March 2, 2015
»Keith Walters, Applied Linguistics faculty, authored a book chapter titled “Without Tunisian Arabic, We’re not Tunisians" in The Middle East in the World: An Introductory Guide, Routledge.
Monday, February 23, 2015
»Susan Conrad, Applied Linguistics faculty, gave an invited presentation titled "Large, Small, What, and So What: Issues of Scale in Corpus Linguistics" at the Stanford University digital humanities symposium Micromegas, Feb. 13.
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
»Keith Walters, Applied Linguistics faculty, presented "Applying Linguistics: U.S. Court Cases Involving Speak-English-Only in the Workplace Rules" at the annual meeting of the Linguistic Society of America; and "When an Apology is not an Apology: Discours
Friday, October 24, 2014
»Portland State University, Multnomah County Library win half-million grant to advance digital equity
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Monday, October 6, 2014
»John Hellermann, Applied Linguistics faculty, co-authored “Members and Their Competencies. Contributions of Ethnomethodological Conversation Analysis to a Multilingual Turn in Second Language Acquisition,” published in System, No. 44, 2014.
Monday, September 29, 2014
»Tucker Childs, Applied Linguistics faculty, has recently been awarded a Major Language Documentation Grant by the Hans Rausing Endangered Language Documentation Programme, the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London. The grant is for
»John Hellermann, Applied Linguistics faculty, presented "Orientation to Literacy Events as Learnables: Talking About Reading" at the International Conference on Conversation Analysis, University of California - Los Angeles, June 25-29.
Thursday, August 14, 2014
Wednesday, August 6, 2014
»John Hellermann, Applied Linguistics faculty, presented "We are all Linguists" at the Center for Inquiry, Portland, June 13.
Monday, May 26, 2014
»Tucker Childs, Applied Linguistics faculty, co-authored a paper, "Beyond the Ancestral Code: Towards a Model for Sociolinguistic Language Documentation," which reports on a workshop held in Cameroon and funded by the National Science Foundation. The paper