New book release: Languages and the Internationalisation of Higher Education

By Arto | September 30, 2020

Dear colleagues, We are pleased to announce our volume containing contributions to (a) language policy and internationalisation; (b) specific training for the university community; and (c) language testing and accreditation:   Languages and the Internationalisation of Higher Education www.cambridgescholars.com/languages-and-the-internationalisation-of-higher-education See the flyer (it contains a promo discount code).   See below titles and authors of…

Linguacuisine Selected by HundrED Spotlight on Innovations in Bilingual Education

By Arto | September 23, 2020

The Linguacuisine app has been selected by HundrED as “one of the world’s most inspiring innovations in Bilingual Education” and there should be some media coverage of the spotlight tomorrow to coincide with European Language day. https://linguacuisine.com/   HundrED’s spotlight on innovations in bilingual education has been published on https://hundred.org/en/collections/bilingual-education The post Linguacuisine Selected by…

Íkala: Call for Papers for the Special Issue on the Role of Technology in Language Teaching and Learning amid the crisis generated by the COVID-19 Pandemic

By Arto | September 8, 2020

Íkala, Revista de Lenguaje y Cultura Call for Papers for the Special Issue on the Role of Technology in Language Teaching and Learning amid the crisis generated by the COVID-19 Pandemic: https://revistas.udea.edu.co/index.php/ikala/announcement/view/827 Activity Date Abstracts submission By December 1, 2020 to  revistaikala@udea.edu.co Notification of acceptance or rejection of proposal December 20, 2020 Full paper submission…

TEANGA Journal listed in Scopus

By Arto | September 4, 2020

TEANGA, The Journal of the Irish Association for Applied Linguistics, has been accepted for indexing in Scopus. Scopus is the world’s largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature, and this inclusion recognises TEANGA’s importance as a bilingual, open-access journal dedicated to outstanding applied linguistics research in Ireland and beyond. This development also marks an…

Welcoming Latvia

By Arto | August 29, 2020

At the 2020 meeting, the AILA Executive Board and International Committee unanimously agreed to accept the AILA affiliate membership application by the Latvijas Lietišķās valodniecības asociācija (LLVA) and to include our Latvian colleagues in the strong and growing AILA family. This means that LLVA members can access all the AILA benefits for members (https://aila.info/members/). In…

AILA Review: Two Issues per Year, on Hot Topics in the Field

By Arto | August 25, 2020

AILA Review is the official scholarly journal of AILA, the International Association of Applied Linguistics. It publishes pioneering and state-of-the-art research done within AILA and the wider applied linguistics community. From 2021 onwards, the AILA Review will be published twice a year, with one guest edited issue and one open issue. The new format will start…

Transdisciplinary Research on Multilingualism under the Challenges of the Pandemic

By Arto | July 21, 2020

The Malaysian Association of Applied Linguistics (MAAL) on Managing Transdisciplinary Research on Multilingualism under the Challenges of the Pandemic on 28 July 2020 with the following speakers: Prof. Azirah Hashim, University of Malaya (Language Policy and Multilingualism in ASEAN), Prof. Richard Powell, Nihon University (Clarity and accessibility in law and the challenges of multilingualism), Prof.…

Fostering Multilingual Perspectives in Applied Linguistics Research: AILA Ibero-America

By Arto | July 17, 2020

AILA Ibero-America will be formally launched in August of 2020 as the regional network including AILA affiliates in Ibero-American-speaking regions. Its abbreviation reads AIALA in both Spanish – Asociación Iberoamericana de Lingüística Aplicada – and Portuguese: Associação Ibero-Americana de Linguística Aplicada. AIALA’s formation was inspired by the need to reflect the rich linguistic diversity in the world…

AILA’s Cooperation with the Council of Europe Continued

By Arto | July 7, 2020

AILA has a long tradition in cooperating with the Council of Europe (EMCL). Now, AILA renewed its Memorandum of Cooperation with the ECML and its Professional Network Forum. Through this cooperation, AILA reaches out and networks with academic communities and language professionals outside its regular scope of exposure. AILA played a key role when the…

BDME TIP. Web Platform for Lexicon Morphogenetic Analysis

By Arto | June 21, 2020

We would like to inform you of the publication on the Internet of the tool BDME TIP Plataforma web para el estudio morfogenético del léxico (https://bdme.iatext.es). BDME TIP is a visualization tool that makes it possible to represent, either as graphs –—similar to tree diagrams– or in linear form—, the word families and subfamilies of…