Thursday, September 18, 2014

Meetings of the IESL Fall 2014

Please mark your calendars. The IESL will have three meetings this fall:

Friday, September 19
Friday, October 17
Friday, November 14

All meetings are at 2.00 pm in Faculty Commons 301f, Alden Library, 3rd floor.

Hope to see you there!

Agenda 19 Sep 2014

Agenda 17 Oct 2014

Agenda 14 Nov 2014

Monday, September 15, 2014

IESL Fall 2014 Social Gathering

This past Friday we had our fall semester social gathering to kick off the 2014-2015 academic year. In attendance were from left to right, student members, Anita Belfiore, and Ariadna Sánchez-Hernández; IESL Director, Emilia Alonso-Marks; and permanent members, Danny Moates, Chao-Yang Lee, and Li Xu (Associate Director for Research).

Thursday, March 13, 2014

Upcoming Events

Please mark your calendars for two wonderful upcoming events: 

Wednesday, March 19, 1-2 pm, Gordy 205
Our student member, Ariadna Sánchez-Hernández, will give a colloquium for the Department of Linguistics. The title of her talk is: Pragmatic Routines during Study Abroad Programs: the Impact of Acculturation and Intensity of Interaction.

Monday, April 14, 1.30-2.30, Faculty Commons 301F
Mary E. Beaton and Hannah Washington, Ph.D. candidates from the Department of Spanish and Portuguese at The Ohio State University, will give a colloquium for our Institute. The title of their talk is: The (De)meaning of Place Names: A Pragmatic and Sociolinguistic Analysis of Favelado 'Ghetto.'

Hope you can join us!

Friday, February 21, 2014


We are meeting, 10-11 am, at Faculty Commons (301F). Here's the Agenda: Agenda 21 Feb 2014
Looking forward to seeing you there!

Thursday, January 30, 2014

Next meeting this spring

We had a productive first meeting of the semester! I am grateful to all the members and student members who were able to attend the meeting. Please find a copy of the minutes under the tab labeled "Minutes."
Thank you also for sending your brief bios to Juan. If you have not had a chance to send in yours, please do at your earliest convenient time. Juan's email address is:
Our next meeting is scheduled for Friday, February 21, 10 am, Faculty Commons 301F.
I look forward to seeing you there!