News - Applied Linguistics
Monday, March 16, 2015
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
Monday, November 24, 2014
»Linnea Spitzer and Darby Smith, Intensive English Language Program, presented "Cohesion, Clarity, and Complexity: Comparing the Use of Referential Chains in L1 and L2 Writing" at the 2014 Symposium on Second Language Writing, Tempe, Ariz., Nov. 15.
Monday, November 17, 2014
»Ella Bozigar, Naoko Horikawa, Michele Miller, Anam Pasha, Karin Tittelbach and Susan Westby, Intensive English Language Program, hosted "Site Visit to the Intensive English Language Program (IELP) at PSU," with a focus on the IELP front line operations an
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
»Keith Walters, Applied Linguistics faculty, presented a paper, “The Problematics of Speak-English-Only Rules in the U.S. Workplace: A Sociolinguistic Perspective,” at the Seconda Università degli Studi Di Napoli Centre for Research in Language and Law’s T
Monday, May 12, 2014
»Susan Conrad, Applied Linguistics faculty, presented “Situating Engineering Writing within the World of Engineering Discourse” at the Symposium on Linguistic Perspectives on Discipline-Specific Language: Transforming the Teaching and Assessment of STEM Wr
Monday, April 28, 2014
»Susan Lindsay and Julie Haun, Applied Linguistics faculty, and Lori Barkley and Mary Smith, Intensive English Language faculty, presented a discussion session, “Shared Faculty Governance and IEP Administration,” at the 2014 Teachers of English to Speakers