Lectures and Events


lancaster

27 February, 2019

Teaching "Business Language" Courses in Foreign Language Departments

12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
Modern Languages Building, Room 201

RSVP for lunch to sshortt@emory.edu
by noon on February 25.

flyingwords

9 February, 2019

American Sign Language (ASL) Poetry  Slam featuring Flying Words Project and several local deaf poets

11:30 am - 1:30 pm
White Hall room 208
301 Dowman Dr.
Atlanta, GA, 30322

muratore

29 November, 2018

The Foreign Language Marketplace:
Connecting Emory Students of Italian Language with the Italian Business Community of Atlanta

Simona Muratore
Senior Lecturer and Director of Undergraduate Studies in Italian
Emory University

11:30 am - 12:45 pm
Modern Languages Building, Room 201

RSVP for lunch to sshortt@emory.edu
by noon on November 26

galarza

12 November, 2018

Transformative Teaching:
Designing Community Based Courses to Promote Significant Learning

Denise Galarza Sepúlveda
Director
Community-Engaged Academic Learning
University of Michigan

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Modern Languages Building, Room 201

julieshen

29, November, 2018

Career Conversations with Language Alumni-
Julie Shen

College '09
B.A. in Sociology and German
Tax Analyst, Newell Brands

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Modern Languages Building, room 201

richards

11, October, 2018

Career Conversations with Language Alumni-
Sarah Richardson

College '09
B.A. in Sociology and German
Teacher, Shiloh High School

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Modern Languages Building, room 201

wesely

28, September, 2018

Social Justice in the Language Classroom:
A New Lens on Learning
Workshop

Pamela Wesely
Associate Professor and
Program Coordinator for
Foreign Language and ESL EducaJon
College of Education
University of Iowa

12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Modern Languages Building, room 201

RSVP for lunch to Sarah Shortt
at sshortt@emory.edu by September 24

foster

20, September, 2018

Teaching and Learning Foreign Languages (Chinese) Through Songs:
Material Development and Pedagogical Applications

Paul Foster
Associate Professor of Chinese
Georgia Tech

11:30 am - 12:45 pm
Modern Languages Building, room 201

RSVP for lunch to Sarah Shortt
at sshortt@emory.edu by September 17

 

careerconversations

13, September, 2018

Career Conversations with Language Alumni- Yipeng March Wang

College '05
B.A. in Philosophy and Chinese
Teacher, Oakley Elementary School

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Modern Languages Building, room 201


 

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28, August, 2018

Connecting New Instructors Workshop

11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Woodruff Library, Room 422

RSVP for lunch to Sarah Shortt
at sshortt@emory.edu by August 24

crane sosulski

20 April, 2018

A Transformative Learning Approach:
Supporting Reflection across
College Foreign Language Curricula

Corinne Crane
Associate Professor of the Practice
German Language Program Director
Department of Germanic Lanuages and Literature, Duke University

Michael Sosulski
Provost and Professor of German
Wofford College

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Modern Languages Building
Room 201

RSVP for lunch to Sarah Shortt
at sshortt@emory.edu by April 13

 

teixeirattt

18 April, 2018

Revising the Portuguese Curriculum:
Targetng Translingual and Transcultural
Competence from Lower- to Upper-level Courses

Ana Teixeira
Lecturer in Portuguese
Department of Spanish and Portuguese
Emory University

11:30 am - 12:45 pm
Modern Languages Building, room 201

RSVP required for this event to sshortt@emory.edu by March 5, noon.

poetry gala

9 April, 2018

ECLC World Languages Poetry Gala
A poetry recitation evening featuring students in 12 languages

5:15 pm - 6:45 pm
White Hall, room 101

21 March, 2018

Let Your Students SHINE: Language, Culture, and Literature Courses
with Project SHINE (Students Helping in Naturalization and English)

Vialla Hartfield-Mendez, Director of Engaged Learning in the Center for Faculty Development and Excellence

Johannes Kleiner, Civic and
Community Engagement Coordinator in the Center for Civic and Community Engagement

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Modern Languages Building, room 201

RSVP required for this event to sshortt@emory.edu by March 16, noon.

shen

26 February, 2018

Conducting Action Research
in Second Language Classrooms

Helen Shen

Professor of Chinese
Academic Coordinator for the Chinese Program
Director of Graduate Studies
Department of Asian and Slavic Languages and Literatures
The University of Iowa

4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
Modern Languages Building, room 201

goldberg

14 February, 2018

Career Conversations with Languages Alumni

Michael Goldberg

College '13
B.A. in Economics and Spanish
Trading Manager, KH International

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Modern Languages Building, room 201

wang

7 March, 2018

Career Conversations with Languages Alumni

Yipeng March Wang

College '05
B.A. in Philosophy and Chinese
Teacher, Oakley Elementary School

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Modern Languages Building, room 201

mustafa

Career Conversations with Languages Alumni

Emma Mustafa

College '13
B.A. in Economics and Mathematics
Senior Analyst in Transatlantic Pricing,
Delta Airlines

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Modern Languages Building, room 201

 

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6 February, 2018

How Not to Get Yourself or the Department Sued: Legal Issues in Language Classes

William Nichols, Chair,
Department of World Languages and Cultures
Georgia State University
Director, Center for Urban
Language Teaching and
Research (CULTR)

12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
Modern Languages Building, room 201

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kahlonsamarth

26 January, 2018

Maximizing Acquisition through Media and Technology

Pazit Shelnutt Kahlon, Lecturer in Hebrew
Prajesh Samarth, Senior Lecturer in Hindi/Urdu

12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
Modern Languages Building, room 201

RSVP required for this event to sshortt@emory.edu by January 23, noon.

ecdstlt

15 November, 2017

New Tools for Language Instruction with ECDS and TNT

Susan Detrie, Teaching and Learning Technologies
Sara Palmer, Emory Center for Digital Scholarship
Jesse Karlsberg, Emory Center for Digital Scholarship
Chase Lovellette, Emory Center for Digital Scholarship

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Woodruff Library Room 303F

RSVP to sshortt@emory.edu by November 13.

goss

8 November, 2017

Reading with the Ears: Learner-created Audiobooks in the L2 Japanese Classroom

Seth Goss
Assistant Professor of Japanese
Department of Russian and East Asian Languages and Cultures
Emory University

11:30 am - 12:45 pm
Woodruff Library, room 422

RSVP required for this event to sshortt@emory.edu by November 6.

jonmaster

23 October, 2017

Teaching Latin: Ancient Language, 21st Centerury Classroom

Jonathan Master
Associate Professor of Latin
Department of Classics
Emory University

11:30 am - 12:45 pm
Woodruff Library, room 422

RSVP required for this event to sshortt@emory.edu by October 19.

sykes

16 October, 2017

Language, Meaning, and Connection in the Digital Age

Julie Sykes, Associate Professor
Department of Linguistics, University of Oregon

4:15 pm - 5:30 pm
Modern Languages Building, room 201

Please click here for a video of this event.

koplan

3 October, 2017

My Autobio Journey Through Languages

Jeffrey Koplan
Vice President for Global Health
Emory University

12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
Modern Languages Building, room 201

RSVP required for this event to sshortt@emory.edu by September 28.

craneworkshop

14 September, 2017

Sustainable Reflective Teaching:
A Teacher Workshop on Exploratory Practice

Corinne Crane, Associate Professor of the Practice 

German Language Program Director

Department of Germanic Languages and Literature 

Duke University

5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Modern Languages Building, room 201

RSVP required for this event to sshortt@emory.edu by September 11.


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