The MALT Annual Colloquium on Language Teaching seeks to create a community of local area language teachers & learners, promote interdisciplinary collaboration, and encourage research in the field of Language Education.
The event will take place Saturday, Feb. 8, 2020 from 9 A.M. - 3 P.M. in Mammel Hall. Admission is free and open to the public.
9 - 9:50 A.M. | Meet & Greet and Poster Session
10 - 11 A.M. | Keynote address by Dr. Catherine Compton-Lilly (University of South Carolina): “Transnational Awareness and Cosmopolitanism: Funds of Knowledge Brought by Children in Immigrant Families”
11:15 A.M. - 12:15 P.M. | Morning Presentations
12:20 - 12:50 P.M. | Light Refreshments and Social
1 - 2 P.M. | Afternoon Presentations
2:15 - 3 P.M. | Round-Table & Open Discussion: “Social Equity in Language Learning”, with the participation of experienced teachers and stakeholders from our community
About the University of Nebraska at Omaha
Located in one of America’s best cities to live, work and learn, the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) is Nebraska’s premier metropolitan university. With more than 15,000 students enrolled in 200-plus programs of study, UNO is recognized nationally for its online education, graduate education, military friendliness and community engagement efforts. Founded in 1908, UNO has served learners of all backgrounds for more than 100 years and is dedicated to another century of excellence both in the classroom and in the community.