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Dr. Dawn Bikowski, left, with fellow presenters in the Global Perspectives on Educational Outcomes panelDr. Dawn Bikowski, director of the English Language Improvement Program, presented her study on assessing global learning in classroom initiatives at the American Educational Research Association annual convention in Toronto in April. Presenting at AERA was exciting, as it allowed me to share many of the ideas that have come […]

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English Language Improvement Program – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Apr 25

Alumna Fumiko Yoshimura, Visiting Scholar in Linguistics DepartmentFumiko Yoshimura, a visiting professor from Tohoku Gakuin University, is excited to return to the Linguistics Department after more than 20 years. The Ohio University alumna will be a Visiting Scholar for several months to observe classes and tutoring sessions in the English Language Improvement Program. She finds this opportunity […]

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English Language Improvement Program – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Apr 22

Dr. Joseph Lee, shown here in his officeDr. Joseph Lee, Assistant Director of the English Language Improvement Program’s Academic & Global Communication Program, and Ohio University alums Tetyana Bychkovska ’17M and James Maxwell ’17 M co-authored an article, Breaking the Rules? A Corpus-based Comparison of Informal Features in L1 and L2 Undergraduate Student Writing, in the latest […]

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English Language Improvement Program – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Feb 04

Photo shows small group seated around table.Dr. Dawn Bikowski, Director the English Language Improvement Program’s Academic & Global Communication Program, gave the keynote address at the International Conference on Teaching and Learning Foreign Languages in Hanoi, Vietnam. Bikowski was invited by Vietnam National University: University of Languages and International Studies. In attendance were nearly 400 teachers […]

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English Language Improvement Program – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Jan 28

Book cover for Teaching with a Global Perspective: Practical Strategies from Course Design to AssessmentOhio University professors Dr. Dawn Bikowski and Dr. Talinn Phillips co-authored a book on Teaching with a Global Perspective: Practical Strategies from Course Design to Assessment (Routledge, 2018). Bikowski is Director of the English Language Improvement Program in the College of Arts & Sciences, andPhillips is Associate Professor of English. […]

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English Language Improvement Program – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Dec 06

Bikowski and Bhat speak on Global Learning at OHIO Strategic Partner University UiTMOhio University professors Dr. Dawn Bikowski and Dr. Christine Suniti Bhat presented at the ninth annual International Conference on University Learning and Teaching hosted by the Universiti Teknologi MARA in Malaysia. Bikowski is Director of the English Language Improvement Program in the College of Arts & Sciences, and Bhat is […]

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English Language Improvement Program – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Dec 05

Linguistics faculty and graduate students present at PSLLT, shown in group selfieSecond-year Linguistics M.A. students Sofa Fernandez and Zoe Zawadzki presented their projects at the 10thannual Pronunciation in Second Language Learning and Teaching conference at Iowa State University from Sept. 6-8, along with Dr. Lara Wallace and Dr. Edna Lima of the English Langauge Improvement Program. Fernandez presented with Wallace, Senior […]

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English Language Improvement Program – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Nov 28

For Dr. Dawn Bikowski, a trip to Indonesia was a chance to give plenary and workshop presentations, meet with alumni, and make new connections. Bikowski, Director of the English Language Improvement Program’s Academic & Global Communication Program in the Linguistics Department, gave the opening plenary for the Task Design and […]

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English Language Improvement Program – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Sep 28

Dr. Joseph Lee, Dr. Dawn Bikowski, and Farzaneh VahabiTwo Linguistics faculty and an alum co-authored an article on Second Language Teachers Written Response Practices: An In-House Inquiry and Response in the latest issue of the Journal of Response to Writing. The authors are Dr. Joseph Lee, Associate Lecturer of Linguistics and Assistant Director of the English Language Improvement […]

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English Language Improvement Program – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Apr 09

Tanya Bychkovska stands in front of the United States CapitolEditor’s Note: The Happy Beginnings series features recent College of Arts & Sciences graduates who are getting started in careers, graduate school and service. By Mary Vandeman Linguistics Department As a part of a summer exchange program, Ukrainian college sophomore Tetyana Bychkovska’17M visited the United States for the first time. […]

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English Language Improvement Program – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Mar 01

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