Program

Contexts of Learning
April 19-20 2013

The 2013 SLA Graduate Student Symposium

 

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Friday, April 19, 2013

 

12:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.  

Registration

UCC Conference Center Foyer

2:00 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.

Welcoming remarks

John C. Keller

Dean, The University of Iowa Graduate College

UCC Conference Center
UCC-2520D-Seminar

2:15 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.

Keynote Address and Q&A Session
John M. Norris
Georgetown University

"Understanding language learning in educational contexts: The role of program evaluation"
 

UCC Conference Center
UCC-2520D-Seminar

3:15 p.m. – 3:30p.m.

Coffee Break

UCC Conference Center Foyer

3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Paper Presentations: Session 1

 

1A: Processing
4 presentations: Park, Cui, Meng, Yao

 

1B: Computer Mediated Communication
4 presentations: Gomes de Souza, White,
Haider, Wang

UCC Conference Center

 

UCC-2520D-Seminar



IP Commons Room

 

5:45 p.m. – 6:45 p.m.

Panel: Assessment in SLA
John Norris (Georgetown University )
Lia Plakans (University of Iowa)

Katharina Kley (University of Iowa
Charles James (Univ.of Wisconsin-Madison)

Madina Djuraeva (Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison

 

UCC Conference Center
UCC-2520D-Seminar

7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Reception

UCC Conference Center Foyer
and
UCC Conference Center UCC-2520D-Seminar

 

Saturday, April 20, 2013

 


8:00 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. 

Poster Set-Up
Breakfast

UCC Conference Center Foyer

8:45 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. 

 

Plenary Talk and Q&A Session
Kate Paesani
Wayne State University

"Rethinking the role of language and literary-cultural content in advanced FL learning contexts"

 

UCC Conference Center
UCC-2520D-Seminar

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Paper Presentations: Session 2

 

2A: Formal Approaches
4 presentations: Zalbidea, Leal Méndez, Hall, Morris

 

2B: Literacy
4 presentations: Li, Feng, Sariacaoglu & Hegelheimer; Mohamed; Lin; Brakel Packer

 

2C: Instructed SLA
4 presentations: Peker; Piqueres-Gilabert & Martínez Galiano; Park & Huffman; Choi.

UCC Conference Center

 

UCC-2520D-Seminar

 

 

 

UCC Classroom 1100

 

 

 

 

UCC Classroom 1101

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Lunch

IP Commons

 

1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Plenary Talk and Q&A Session
Chuanren Ke
The University of Iowa

"L2 Chinese proficiency development in at home and study abroad settings"

 

UCC Conference Center
UCC-2520D-Seminar

2:00 p.m. – 2:10 p.m.

Coffee Break
UCC Conference Center Foyer

2:15p.m. – 3:45 p.m. 

 

Paper Presentations: Session 3

 

3A: Google Assisted Language Learning
3 presentations: Deifell, Vasseur, Santos

 

3B: Language in the Wild
3 presentations: Ranjan, Heidrich, Hamilton

UCC Conference Center

 

UCC-2520D-Seminar

 

 

UCC Classroom 1100

4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
 

Poster Session with
Coffee

UCC Conference Center Foyer

5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Panel: Technology in SLA
Sue Otto (University of Iowa )
Pam Wesely (University of Iowa)

Marta Tecedor Cabrero (University of Iowa)

Leah Wicander (Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison)

 

UCC Conference Center UCC-2520D-Seminar

6:30 p.m. – 6:45 p.m.

Closing Remarks

UCC Conference Center UCC-2520D-Seminar