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,
Friday, March 6th, 2015 the SLAT colloquium will be held in ML311 , from 1:00 to 1:50
The colloquium will launch our annual SLAT Roundtable.
Dr. Mahmoud Azaz will give his presentation "On mapping nominal compounds to their equivalents: Evidence from L2 Arabic, Spanish, and English."
Here is the abstract in the Roundtable Program.
We hope to see you all.
The Colloquium Organizers
Bonnie Holmes and Elyse Petit
Congratulations to Merica McNeil, who was awarded Best Presentation at AZCALL 2015 in Tempe!
The Fall 2014 SLAT Newsletter has arrived! Special thanks to alumna M'Balia Thomas and current SLAT student Heather Smyser for their contributions-- read it here.
Spring 2015 Courses have updated as of January 14! See the course list here!
Need more to peruse? The 2014-2015 SLAT PhD brochure is available too! Click 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 Spires Diaz
Jose Aldemar Valencia
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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