The SLAT doctoral program is an interdisciplinary program with 79 faculty members located in 17 collaborating departments. The program is designed to provide rigorous advanced training for researchers, teachers, and administrators concerned with second language learning and teaching. The SLAT Program has been recognized nationally as a superior interdisciplinary program. Several of our participating departments have been ranked in the top ten in the country, including Anthropology, East Asian Studies, Linguistics, and Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences.
Dear SLAT Community,
The next colloquium will take place on Friday October 24th from 1:30pm to 2:30pm in our usual room ILC 137.
The format will be a panel of three students who are in the dissertation phase. They will present their dissertation topic within 10 minutes and will answer any questions or feedaback you would like to ask or share.
Abstracts will be sent in an attached document later in the week.
We hope to see you all.
The colloquium chairs,
Elyse Petit & Bonnie Holme
Spring 2015 Courses have updated as of October 20! See the course list here!
SLAT introduces an innovative new MA program : Second Language Learning and Educational Technology. This program trains second language professionals (foreign language as well as English as a second language) in the design and implementation of online and blended teaching materials. Please see our webpage for more information: http://slat.arizona.edu/ma-sllet.
Congratulations to ALL of our 2014 SLAT Graduates! We are so proud of you!
Kathlyn Diaz Spires
Jose Aldemar Valencia
The March 2014 Newsletter has arrived! Check it out here!
Looking for a language tutor? We regularly get this question in the SLAT office. You may contact a SLAT graduate student to arrange independent one-on-one language instruction. Please see the Language Tutors page.
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