Department of Languages and Literatures

DLL News Archive

 

Monday, Sep 9, 2013
Multilingual Matters Press has announced a publication date for L&L’s Tammy Gregersen’s new co-authored book, Capitalizing on Language Learners’ Individuality: From Premise to Practice.  Co-...

 

Thursday, Aug 22, 2013
Wiley Publishing has named L&L’s Adrienne Lamberti (along with Anne Richards of Kennesaw State University) as editors of a new book series, Engineering Transformation:  Conflict, Crisis,...

 

Thursday, Jul 18, 2013
The Final Thursday Reading Series, hosted by L&L's Jim O'Loughlin, is back for a 13th season with a great lineup of regional creative writers.  FTRS takes place at the Hearst Center for the Arts...

 

Tuesday, Jul 16, 2013
L&L students and faculty discuss Camp Multimedia, a digital skills-based summer camp for middle school students. This year's camp featured specializations in Animation, Video Podcasting, and...

 

Saturday, Jun 8, 2013
Check out the Investigation Discovery channel on Wed., June 12 at 8 p.m.  L&L's Scott Cawelti is among those interviewed for a episode of "Most Likely To..." on Jerry Mark and the Mark Family...

 

Monday, May 20, 2013
Didn't get to attend the Language Teaching Roundtable last semester?  The event is now available for viewing online.  Click here to view. Language Teaching Roundtable Presenters -Elaine Tarone (...

 

Tuesday, Apr 23, 2013
On April 21 in the Commons Ballroom, the Department of Languages & Literatures held its annual Recognition Reception. Over 50 students received writing awards and scholarships.  Awards and...

 

Monday, Apr 15, 2013
G.W. Clift will be reading from his fiction on Monday, April 22 at 3:30 in Baker 161 as part of L&L's Writers Talk Reading Series.   G.W. Clift is the author of two short story collections,...

 

Friday, Apr 12, 2013
The FTRS 2012-13 season concludes with a reading by Jen Percy, author of the forthcoming nonfiction book Demon Camp: A Soldier's Exorcism. Percy speaks on April 25 at the Hearst Center for the Arts...

 

Wednesday, Mar 27, 2013
Spring 2013 Bilingual (Spanish/English) Film SeriesAll films will be screened at 7:00 p.m. in the Center for Multicultural Education at UNI except for Border War, The 800 Mile Wall, Bread and Roses,...

 

Wednesday, Mar 27, 2013
Challenges & Opportunities, the UNI Language Teaching Roundtable will be on Monday, April 8, 2013 in Seerley Hall 212 from 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.   Presenters will be Elaine Tarone, John Levis, Judith...

 

Friday, Mar 8, 2013
L&L Professor Jim O'Loughlin will read from his science fiction novel-in-progress, The Cord, on Thursday, March 14 at 8 p.m. at Red Cedar Books on 220 East 4th St. in Waterloo. Open Mic signup @...

 

Monday, Mar 4, 2013
The Department of Languages & Literatures is currently accepting submissions for the 2013 UNI Literary Prizes. All English and TESOL majors and minors are eligible.  Deadline is March 15...

 

Wednesday, Feb 20, 2013
The TESOL club offers conversation and/or homework help to English Language Learners on Thursdays 4:00 - 5:00 outside the International Services Office on the upper level of Maucker Union.   ...

 

Tuesday, Jan 22, 2013
Spring 2013 Bilingual (Spanish/English) Film SeriesAll films will be screened at 7:00 p.m. in the Center for Multicultural Education at UNI except for Border War, The 800 Mile Wall, Bread and Roses,...

 

Tuesday, Jan 22, 2013
UNI is pleased to again offer the Master of Arts: Teaching English in Secondary Schools to a new cohort beginning Summer 2013.   Designed for Iowa middle and high school teachers (including dual...

 

Monday, Jan 14, 2013
Jason Bradford, a recent L&L creative writing M.A graduate, will be launching his new poetry chapbook, The Inhabitants, at the Final Thursday Reading Series on Thursday, Jan. 31 @ 7 p.m. at the...

 

Saturday, Nov 3, 2012
This coming Spring, UNI will offer a Spanish language course aimed at students who grew up speaking Spanish. Students who complete this course may qualify to earn up to 21 Spanish credits. Interested...

 

Tuesday, Aug 7, 2012
The latest edition of the North American Review audio podcast is now available for streaming or download.  Hosted by L&L's Jeremy Schraffenberger, the podcast features two poems by Ira...

 

Friday, Apr 6, 2012
The DLL is proud to celebrate in the accomplishments of our faculty and students who have recently received awards. Associate Professor Jim O'Loughlin received a Veridian Award for Community...

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