Post Tagged with: "English Language Improvement Program"

Lee Joins Editorial Board for Applied Corpus Linguistics Journal

Dr. Joseph Lee

Dr. Joseph Lee was selected to serve on the editorial board of the journal Applied Corpus Linguistics. Lee is Associate Professor of Instruction and Associate Director of the Academic and Global Communication Program (formerly the English Language Improvement Program or ELIP) in the Linguistics Department at Ohio University. Lee’s research and […]

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May 5, 2020 at 4:54 pmResearch

ELIP Changes Name to Academic and Global Communication Program

Academic and Global Communication Program (formerly ELIP) faculty and graduate students

The English Language Improvement Program is changing its name to the Academic and Global Communication program. The new name reflects the courses offered and students served by the program, which provides academic and global communication assistance to Ohio University students, both international and domestic. The Academic and Global Communication program […]

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April 20, 2020 at 6:47 pmUncategorized

State Department Selects Bikowski for Prestigious English Language Specialist Assignment

Dr. Dawn Bikowski

Dr. Dawn Bikowski, director of the English Language Improvement Program at Ohio University, has been selected by the U.S. Department of State for a Language Specialist project in Brazil. Bikowski is part of a select group, as her project is one of 130 that the English Language Specialist Program supports […]

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February 10, 2020 at 12:17 pmNews

Students Put Intercultural Communication Skills to Work for Athens MakerSpace

Instructor Oestrike and students brainstorm possible projects at the Athens MakerSpace.

By Brice Montgomery If you have never heard of the Athens MakerSpace, students in the ELIP 1300 Business Relations and Communication Skills class have made it their goal to change that. One of the core concepts students learn in this class is the idea of being a global citizen, and […]

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October 10, 2019 at 5:13 pmNews

Bikowski Awarded U.S. State Department Grant for Online Education E-Teacher Project

Dr. Dawn Bikowski giving the keynote at the International Conference on Teaching and Learning Foreign Languages in Hanoi, Vietnam

Dr. Dawn Bikowski was awarded a $40,000 grant by the U.S. State Department to develop and teach an online course for an international audience of higher education educators. Bikowski is Director of the English Language Improvement Program at Ohio University. The eight-week online course is part of the American English […]

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September 19, 2019 at 10:00 amNews

South Korean Students Visit OHIO for Culture, Communication

Keira Park and Rickey Larkin speak to students about the Multicultural, Women's, and LGBTQ Centers.

By H. Keira Park Ohio University’s Linguistics Department, coordinated through its English Language Improvement Program (ELIP) invited 14 students from Cyber Hankuk University of Foreign Studies (CUFS) for a one-week Summer Intensive Communication and Culture Program from July 6-13. The Linguistic’s Department’s ELIP Program has been collaborating with CUFS for […]

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September 6, 2019 at 3:40 pmNews

Tytko Presents on Language Learner Engagement with Technology at the SLA Symposium

Tetiana Tytko Presents on Language Learner Engagement with Technology at the SLA Student Symposium at the University of Wisconsin–Madison

Graduate student Tetiana Tytko describes her decision to come from Ukraine to study in the M.A. in Applied Linguistics program at OHIO University as “life-changing.” Tytko already earned an M.A. in English Philology in her home country, but she regretted never presenting the results of her thesis—recognized by her professors […]

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August 7, 2019 at 4:02 pmIn Class Research