Department of World Languages and Cultures' 8th Annual Colloquium of French and Francophone Studies
The Gianni Room (MGC 200)
The Department of World Languages and Cultures' 8th Annual Colloquium of French and Francophone will gathers speakers from within the department as well as visiting speakers to share their special interests and research in French culture, literature, music or film. This event is meant for the enrichment of faculty as well as students in their affinity for the French Language and culture. This ...more
Dr. Robin Barr, AU's Linguist in Residence, explains the fundamentals of Categorical Preception- the way that the language areas of our brains assign sounds to one distinct phonological category or another - and how it relates to pronunciation instruction.
The Jack Child Memorial Lecture Series was conceived by Dr. Usasi Chatterjee and has included colleagues and invited speakers to honor the memory of the late professor of Spanish and University Professor Jack Child. The lecture honors his commitment to teaching with technology and how it informs foreign language acquisition. The selected speaker will share their work and further research in the ...more