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February 6, 2012

Congrats Carol, Lee-Ann, and Elaine!

Congratulations to Professor Carol Berkenkotter, Associate Professor Lee-Ann Kastman Breuch, and Professor Elaine Tarone (SLS, CARLA); each recently received a University of Minnesota Imagine Fund Grant:
http://blog.lib.umn.edu/cla/enews/2012/02/accolades-february-2-2012.html

Carol Berkenkotter: "Symptoms in Search of a Concept in a Victorian Asylum: Three Case Histories."
Lee-Ann Kastman Breuch: "Writing Assessment of Student Research Reports in WRIT 3562W, Technical and Professional Writing."
Elaine Tarone: "A research agenda on second language learning by pre-literate adults."

Congrats Stephen Brasher!

Doctoral candidate, Stephen Brasher's paper "'How the Hell Do I Know Why There Were Nazi's, I Don't Know How the Can Opener Works?' : Woody Allen, Religious Dilemmas, and Film as Pedagogy" was accepted to the American Academy of Religion Upper Midwest Conference. The conference will be hosted by Lutheran Seminary in St. Paul, MN. on March 30-31, 2012.