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Presented by Gillian Lord (University of Florida, Professor and Chair of the Department of Spanish and Portuguese Studies). Abstract: Following the Modern Language Association’s (2007) recommendations, and in the face of declining enrollments nationwide, language programs are beginning to undertake serious self-reflection with respect to our curricula and our pedagogical approaches. This process often reveals […]

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Presented by Gillian Lord,  (University of Florida, Professor and Chair of the Department of Spanish and Portuguese Studies). Following the Modern Language Association’s (2007) recommendations, and in the face of declining enrollments nationwide, language programs are beginning to undertake some serious self-reflection with respect to our curricula and our pedagogical approaches. This process is all […]

MACAWS Webinars

Presented by Mariana Bertho, Aleksey Novikov, Adriana Picoral, Bruna Sommer-Farias, and Shelley Staples (all University of Arizona). In this webinar, participants will be introduced to the Multilingual Academic Corpus of Assignments – Writing and Speech (MACAWS), an ongoing project building a corpus of assignments (written texts, spoken discourse, and multimedia products such as blogs) produced […]

L2DL 2020: Critical Transnational Dialogue and Virtual Exchange

Start date: October 19, 2020 - End date: October 24, 2020

Location: University of Arizona and Online

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The L2 Digital Literacies Symposium (L2DL) is a biennial international event offering an array of online and face-to-face sessions that allow academics to make connections across the globe. In 2020, the conference explores intersections between international education, digital literacies, and virtual exchange. The organizers invite submissions for digital presentations related to these themes. Participants may […]