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Language Learning
Students taking the debate course learn important skills and cultural attitudes to prepare them for life abroad.
How ASL Students and Professors Have Dealt with COVID-19 Restrictions
Michael Peck leads out in bringing new learning opportunities to his Kekchi class.
Biking over two hundred miles pushes the human mind and body to its limits, but so does trying to learn a new language. Associate Professor Troy Cox (Linguistics) has experience with both.
Partnered with ACTFL, the Center of Language Studies works to promote language learning worldwide.
This year, Dr. John Rosenberg received the UFLA Friend of the Profession award, which is given to individuals who have advanced the study of world languages in Utah. Rosenberg chaired the BYU Department of Spanish and Portuguese from 1993 to 1997 and served as associate dean in the College of Humanities from 1997 to 2005.
At BYU’s 2019 Education Week conference, professor of Linguistics David Eddington shared his insights about the nature of births, deaths, and evolution of languages.
Tips for Remote Language Teaching
In his Education Week lecture titled “Becoming Bilingual: Language-Learning Tips, Tricks, & Motivation for All Ages,” Dr. Rob Martinsen taught listeners the “why” and “how” of language learning.
2014 James Barker award winner Gregory Clark, associate dean and English professor in BYU’s College of Humanities, explains how language strives to express experience and how jazz music exemplifies a possible solution when words fail.