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Series wraps up another successful year with Origami and Anime

Students visit UofC to learn more about the Russian program

LLC students sweep awards at 5th annual contest, in Edmonton. 

Students host traditional Dabke dance night.

Peer Assisted Study Sessions for LING 201 students.

Frst-year language students, have you met your SGLs yet?

 

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Arabic and Chinese Placement Applications are now available online.

It is not everyday that the Prime Minister of Canada contacts you to check on the pronunciation of words in an indigenous language, unless you are phonologist Darin Flynn (Associate Professor, Linguistics).  Dr. Flynn was also recently interviewed in the following article: Why is Corb Lund a Difficult Name?

Congratulations to Conny Burian (Instructor, German), whose initiative, “Enhancing Educational Leadership, Student Engagement, and Community Ties. The Untapped Potential of Block Week Courses”, is now part of the  University of Calgary Teaching Scholars program. Read more about her amazing project in UToday.
 
LLC recommended reading, "The Strange Persistence of First Languages", an article written by Adjunct Professor Julie Sedivy for Nautilus.

In 2016, LLC will be a testing site for the North American Computational Linguistics Olympiad (NACLO).
 
Congratulations to the Chinese program on its two new permanent members. As of July 1, 2016 E-mei Wang and Olivia Yang will both become tenure-track instructors in the Chinese section. 

 

 
  
 

  
  

  

 
 

 
  


 
 
  
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