"Scott Knowles was recently selected as a recipient of the Critical Language Scholarship. The highly competitive scholarship program accepts undergraduate and graduate school applicants throughout the U.S. in an effort to choose students who plan to utilize their language mastery in future academic or professional goals. Knowles will be studying Mandarin Chinese this summer at the Beijing Language and Culture University in Beijing, China."
We recently celebrated the Chinese New Year fun and food.
CALL FOR PAPERS
Forging Linguistic Identities
March 12-14, 2015
Department of Foreign Languages
Towson, Maryland 21252
The Department of Foreign Languages at Towson University announces a conference, “Forging Linguistic Identities” to be held on March 12-14, 2015 and invites proposals for papers.
Proposals are welcomed across disciplines, from scholars of languages and literatures, geography, history, psychology and sociology. Please send an abstract of 250 words by email to: Prof. George McCool (firstname.lastname@example.org). Please include your name, full address, institution affiliation, day telephone, fax and email address.
Deadline for submissions is October 1, 2014.
In OTHER WORDS
- Dr. Colleen Ebacher
Please take time to read Dr. Ebacher's compelling article about being of service and the benefits of learning a foreign languages. The article can be found in the Towson Magazine
on page 18.