On March 1—2, The 12th Annual Second Language Acquisition and Teaching (SLAT) Roundtable will be held at the University of Arizona. This event will feature Dr. Julie A. Belz from Indiana University – Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) as the keynote speaker, who will deliver a presentation entitled “Re-conceptualizing Intercultural Communicative Competence in Foreign Language Education“. As the plenary speaker, Dr. Norma Mendoza-Denton of The University of Arizona will present “Voice Onset Timing, Social Networks, and Perceptual Dialectology in Tucson, Arizona“. This event will be a great opportunity to hear about a variety of topics related to language learning and teaching, from both faculty and graduate students. Click here to view a flyer about the event.
Friday, March 1, 2013, from 5–6:45 PM
• Keynote Speaker (in Room 311)
• hors d’oeuvres
Saturday, March 2, 2013, from 8:30 AM–5:00 PM
• Plenary Speaker (in Room 304 from 1–1:50 PM)
• Presentations, Panels, and Workshops
If you plan on attending, please register here.
For questions or comments about the SLAT Roundtable, feel free to contact Mohammed Tamimi, the Second Language Acquisition and Teaching Student Association (SLATSA) president, or Linda Lemus, the SLATSA vice president. Click here to view their e-mail addresses in the attached flyer. You can also visit the SLAT Roundtable website here.
This roundtable is sponsored by The Center for Educational Resources in Culture, Language, and Literacy (CERCLL), The Second Language Acquisition and Teaching (SLAT) Program, and The Graduate and Professional Student Council (GPSC) of the University of Arizona.