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How can we provide opportunities for and support bilinguals in education, and how does our view on language impact the education of all students? Professor of Bilingual Education, Ofelia García, will give the 2017 Einar Haugen Lecture on this topic, and introduces the notion of translingual pedagogy.
Postdoctoral fellow Pernille Hansen will workshop her trial lecture. Members of MultiLing and ILN are welcome to attend.
Leena Maria Heikkola will discuss how cognitive fatigue, a typical symptom of Multiple Sclerosis (MS), affects the language of persons with MS.
Natalia Mitrofanova, researcher at the Language Acquisition, Variation and Attrition Research group at the University of Tromsø, will share her expertise on various aspects of bi- and multilingual acquisition in children and adults. All are welcome to attend!
Doctoral fellow Jorunn Simonsen Thingnes will present on emerging language policy in higher education in Norway.
Barbara Mertins, professor in psycholinguistics at the Technische Universität Dortmund, will present a critical review of the effects of language on cognition.
Our autumn 2017 Wednesday Seminar series will begin with this lecture by Memet Aktürk-Drake from Vrije Universiteit Brussels. Please note, this will be held exceptionally on a Thursday.
Neuropsychologist Rune Nielsen (Rigshospitalet/University of Copenhagen) will present his research on bilingual cognitive advantages. The lecture is open to everyone. Welcome!
Ellen Bialystok is a new honorary doctor at the University of Oslo and will hold a lecture entitled Lifelong Bilingualism: Reshaping Mind and Brain. The lecture is open to everyone. Welcome!
Rachel Lehr, Fulbright scholar at the National Library in Oslo, will present her research on the Norwegian linguist Georg Morgenstierne.
Professor of Neurology David Caplan (Harvard Medical School/Massachussetts General Hospital) will share his research and insights with us at this week's Wednesday seminar. The lecture is open to everyone. Welcome!
The lecture will also be streamed live on MultiLing's Facebook page.
The most recent addition to MultiLing's core team, Research Professor Aneta Pavlenko, will be addressing the hot topic of forensic linguistics — language and the law. Open lecture.
Anne Schluter, Marmara University in Istanbul/Turkey, and Kellie Gonçalves will be presenting their work at this week's Wednesday seminar. Wednesday seminars are internal (closed) events, unless otherwise specified.
Dr. Mi-Cha Flubacher is a guest researcher at MultiLing from the Department of Applied Linguistics, University of Vienna.
Ingeborg Ribu and Valantis Fyndanis will be presenting their work at this week's Wednesday seminar.
Kristin Vold Lexander will be presenting her work at this week's Wednesday Seminar.
Ann Katrine Marstrand, guest researcher from the University of Southern Denmark, will be presenting her PhD project on Monday April 24th.
Professor of Linguistics Maria Polinsky (University of Maryland) will be sharing her research and insights with us at guest lecture this week. The lecture is open to everyone. Welcome!
Maria Obojska and Judith Purkarthofer will present their work on language ideologies in transnational families in Norway as a preparation for their presentation for the AAAL Conference in Portland later in March.
Jannis Androutsopoulos, Professor at the University of Hamburg and Professor II at MultiLing, will be presenting his work at this week's Wednesday seminar. The lecture is open to everyone. Welcome!
Professor Kees de Bot (University of Pannonia) will give a talk at this week's Wednesday Seminar. The lecture is open to everyone. Welcome!
Professor Scott Jarvis (Ohio University) will hold a guest lecture at MultiLing. The lecture is open to everyone. Welcome!