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Message Archive



Monday, May 8, 2017

 

This email is being sent to all members of the Baruch College faculty.

For an archive of announcements sent from the Associate Provost beginning June 2011, click here.

 

From:  Prof. Habiba Boumlik, LaGuardia CC

Dear Colleagues,

We are writing to invite you to an all-day symposium bringing faculty and students together to reflect on the critical issue of languages and multilingualism in our college:

 

Languages Across the Curriculum

May 12, 2017

9am-5pm

E-242

 

The keynote speaker for our event is Professor Susan Dicker of Hostos Community College. She will be speaking on the issue of “Language as a Human Right.”

Her bio and publication information can be found here: 

http://www.hostos.cuny.edu/Administrative-Offices/Office-of-Academic-Affairs/Departments/English/Faculty-Staff/Susan-Dicker,-B-A-,-M-A-,-Ed-D

 

Please join us! This symposium is open to both faculty and students, and we encourage you to bring your classes. If you plan to bring a class, email tcoleman@lagcc.cuny.edu to RSVP.

 

The schedule for the day is as follows:

9:00-9:30           Breakfast and welcome

9:30-10:00         Keynote Speaker, Prof. Susan Dicker

10:00-10:15       Questions, discussion

10:30-11:30       Panel 1 –Typology of languages at LaGuardia

11:45-12:30       Panel 2 –Bilingual pedagogy

12:30-1:00         Lunch

1:00-1:15           Presentation on Language Museums

1:20-2:00           Panel 3 –What is lost in translation? (featuring student presenters)

2                      2:15-3:15           Panel 4 – Faculty and tutor roundtable on working with multilingual students

3:15-3:25           Break

3:25-4:00           Closing roundtable, CUNY-specific challenges and opportunities

4:00-4:25           Questions/discussion

4:30-5:00           Reception

 

Please see our event page for more information. If you plan to attend, please REGISTER by May 10 at the following Eventbrite link:

https://laguardia-languagesacrossthecurriculum.eventbrite.com

If you have any questions, please contact tcoleman@lagcc.cuny.edu

 

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Habiba Boumlik

Associate Professor, ELA

City University of New York, LaGuardia CC

31-10 Thomson Avenue  B-234 

Long Island City, NY 11101

Tel: 718-482-5160