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Language and Social Justice Initiative 2021-2022 Webinar Series

LSJ Webinar imageYou are cordially invited to our first webinar on "Multidisciplinary Approaches to Examining the Relationship between Language and Issues of Social Justice".

Our speakers will discuss research, scholarship and teaching practices on language and social justice in Linguistics, Sociolinguistics, and Anthropology. 
This structured, topic-based program discusses issues related to language and social justice with a focus on intersectionality with different fields of study, interdisciplinary scholarship, and community building while providing a safe space for Rutgers students, staff, faculty, and alumni to share their feelings and experiences with other members.

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SPEAKERS

Dr. Nicole Houser
Associate Teaching Professor
Director of Rutgers English Language Institute (RELI)

Dr. Kristen Syrett
Associate Professor
Undergraduate Program Director (UPD)
Presidential Term Chair in Experimental Linguistics
Department of Linguistics
Rutgers Center for Cognitive Science (RuCCS)

Kathleen Riley
Teaching Instructor
Anthropology Department

 

The event takes place on February 10, 2021 at 5:00-6:00 PM (EST)

To attend the event on zoom, please register
https://rutgers.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMkdu6orD0pE9E9w-sf4wUuBgb1ZsPOvX8Y

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In this workshop, you will learn the most effective and efficient approaches to expanding your vocabulary. We will review strategies that focus on text analysis as well as the most productive ways to use translation tools and applications.