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2017 Program

The 43rd NASILP Conference 2017 
November 03 - November 04, 2017 at Samford University, Birmingham, Alabama



Opening Remarks

               Maria Kosinski, NASILP President, University of Miami

               Mike Ledgerwood, Chair of Dept. of World Languages & Cultures, Samford University

Panel Discussion

1:45pm – “Establishing a Self-Instructional Language Program: The NASILP Model in Action”

                Jenny Faile, moderator University of South Alabama

Round One Sessions

3:30pm – “Self-Instruction Features of Mango Languages”

                Thomas Thibeault, Samford University

4:15pm – “Strategies for Developing Digital Literacy and Interpersonal Communication Skills”

                Anita Huang Birmingham-Southern College           

5:00pm – “Language Learning: Online Resources to Aid Self-Study”

                María González, Samford University

Round Two Sessions

9:15am – “Path to Proficiency: A Sampling of Assessments”

                Kristy Britt, University of South Alabama 

10:00am – “Mobile-Friendly Online Language Learning Courses for LCTLs”

                Scott Brill, Language Canvas LLC

Round Three Sessions

11:00am – “Learning Strategies for Self-Instruction”

                Heather West, Samford University

11:45am – “Expanding SILP Offerings through Shared Courses”

                Jane Canova, Williams College

                Lioba Gerhardi, Vassar College


Scholarship opportunity By Boren Award
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