The Southern Conference on Language Teaching
Faculty, graduate students, and alumni gathered at the Southern Conference on Language Teaching (SCOLT) in Charlotte, NC to learn and share.
ASU alumna and instructor, Carmen Scoggins, summed the weekend up nicely in true story telling form: https://voice.adobe.com/a/4X0Na/.
The exhibit room featured a table to promote our graduate program.
Bill Rivers, JNCL_NCLS, checks in at the graduate table with Spanish professor, Catherine Fountain, and graduate program director, Beverly Moser (above).
Some of our current graduate students pose for a picture with Beverly Moser, graduate program director (below).
(left to right: Navila Castro, Dayna Brower, Allison Crook, Beverly Moser, Tyler Nachand, Mariano Ayala, Mariela Villicaña, Savannah Smith, Tricia Sandridge, and Megan Holt)
Two graduate students, Bethanie Lister and Morgan Prince, enjoy lunch on Saturday from a Charlotte food truck, Bleu Barn Bistro (below).
Nine of our faculty, students, and alumni presented at the conference. A list of session and resources are listed below:
Carmen Scoggins (ASU alumna and instructor, pictured to the right):
-Workshop: "Designing a Path for Student Success"
-Session: "Get Your Head in the Game" (session resources)
-Hot Seat Lunch: "Student Goal-Setting & Achievement"
-Session: "What's Trending? Speak the 'Language' of Your Students" (session resources)
Stephanie Schenck (ASU alumna, not pictured here):
Amanda Romjue (ASU alumna and language lab director, pictured to the right) & Morgan Prince (student, pictured to the right):
-Session: "Technology Tools to Support Self-Regulated Learning" (session resources)
Laura Sexton (ASU alumna, pictured above):
-Session: "Novices Can L2 Too! Authentic, Comprehensible, and 90% TL" (session resources)
Catherine Fountain (ASU Spanish professor, pictured below) & Doug Mulford (graduate student, pictured below):
-Session: "Making the Most of Short-term Study Abroad" (session resources)
Darci Gardner (ASU French professor, not pictured here) & Drew Augustyniak (graduate student, not pictured here):
-Session: "Using Art to Discuss Literature: L2 Pre-Speaking Activities"
DLLC Department Chair
Dr. James Fogelquist
520 Sanford Hall
DLLC Assistant Chair
Dr. Catherine Fountain
529 Sanford Hall
DLLC Administrative Assistant
Ms. Cindy Trivette
521 Sanford Hall
DLLC Language Lab Director
Dr. Amanda Romjue
504 Sanford Hall
The World Language exchange was created in 2013 to manage the sharing of less commonly taught languages across the UNC system. This exchange offers access to a variety of languages such as Persian, Cherokee and Ancient Greek as well as courses that explore culture.