Registration for the 32nd Annual NYS TESOL Applied Linguistics Winter Conference

Registration
for the 32nd Annual NYS TESOL Applied Linguistics Winter Conference is NOW OPEN!!!


Pre-Registration Rates:
$40 for NYS TESOL Members ($50 for Non-Members)
$25 for Student Members ($35 for Non-Members)

Note*: Pre-registration ends on February 7, 2011.
After that, all registrations will be onsite the day of the conference at onsite prices.

For registration
and more information on registration rates, please visit the following website links:

NYS TESOL Applied Linguistics SIG website:
http://nystesol.org/sig/AppliedLinguistics


Conference Website:
https://sites.google.com/site/alwc2011/registration


ABOUT THE CONFERENCE

32nd Annual NYS TESOL Applied Linguistics Winter Conference
Hosted by New York State TESOL & the TESOL/AL Program, Teachers College, Columbia University

Theme:
Applied Linguistics in the 21st Century: Sharing Insights and Looking Ahead
Date: Saturday, February 12, 2011
Location: Teachers College, Columbia University, 525 W. 120th Street, New York, NY

Featured Events:
· More than 50 Papers, 6 Workshops, and a dozen Poster Presentations!

· Publisher exhibits!

· Plenary Address by renowned second language assessment expert, Professor James E. Purpura of Teachers College, Columbia University, entitled “Learning-Oriented Language Assessment in Classroom Contexts”!

· Special Panel Discussion on the new academic writing assessment, the CATW (the CUNY Academic Test for Writing), for the City University of New York (CUNY) community colleges! (So be the first to enter the discussion!)

· Light breakfast, coffee, and lunch included

· Wine and cheese reception following the conference!

· Thus, in addition to being able to network with others in the field of Applied Linguistics and spend time in one of the most vibrant and exciting cities in the world, New York City, there is sure to be something for everyone!


Some Suggestions for Accommodations in NYC:
http://www.columbiauniversityhotels.com

http://www.hostels.com/new-york/usa
Union Theological Seminary guest housing http://www.utsnyc.edu/Page.aspx?pid=520

We look forward to meeting you at the conference!

Best regards,

ALWC 2011 Co-Chairs
Farah Akbar | Fred Tsutagawa | Ian Blood | Larissa Majlessi | Yoonah Seong

**For further information please contact Co-chairs at alwinterconference@gmail.com