Linking Formal Instruction with Second Language Processing

John Nike Lecture Agriculture Building, Whiteknights Campus, United Kingdom

Linking Formal Instruction with Second Language Processing: A Meta-analysis of Processing Instruction Research (1993-2016) By Michael J. Leeser, Florida State University (USA) Almost 25 years ago, VanPatten and Cadierno (1993) argued that most language instruction was product oriented and did not take into account the underlying processes involved in second language acquisition. Since the publication […]

CeLM Seminars: deaf children

Chancellors Building G.04 Whiteknights Campus, United Kingdom

‘How do you read a language you can’t hear? Insights into literacy from children who are deaf.’ Mairead McSweeney, University College London

CeLM Seminar Series

Chancellors Building G.04 Whiteknights Campus, United Kingdom

‘Fine-grained patterns of language use contribute to variance in bilingual language processing.’ Joanna John, University of Reading 3-4.15pm ‘Effect of socio-economic status on cognitive control in non-literate bilingual speakers.’ Dr Vishnu Kaleeckal Krishnankutty Nair, Flinders University, Australia 4.15 – 5.30pm

Workshop: Bi-/Multilingualism and the Declining Brain

L022 G01 L022 G01, London Road Campus, Reading

This free event will look into contemporary suggestions about the neuroprotective effects of bi-/multilingualism against brain decline in healthy and patient populations. It will bring together early career and established researchers […]

Workshop: Language impairment in bilingual children

L022 G01 L022 G01, London Road Campus, Reading

This free event organised by the Centre for Literacy and Multilingualism (CeLM) will bring together researchers and practitioners from France, the UK, and the USA who work with bilingual children […]

Academia/Industry Careers Event

Academia/industry Careers event 6th September 2017 Programme includes: Research careers panel: find out what it’s really like from researchers in different roles in Industry, Academia and government research Alternative careers panel: what […]

Annual Cole Lecture: The Egg and Sperm Race

G11 Henley Business School Henley Business School, Whiteknights Campus, Reading, United Kingdom

We are delighted to welcome gyuest speaker Professor Matthew Cobb, Professor of Zoology at University of Manchester to deliver this year's Cole Lecture Where do we come from? For thousands of years we really had no clue. In the mid-seventeenth century, human eggs and sperm were discovered but their role wasn't understood for another 180 […]

Pint of Science: Food and Health

Yates Reading The Former Post Office, Friar Street, Reading, Berkshire, United Kingdom

What the Fork? A Story of Food and Health Whether you're hungry or not, these talks will definitely be food for thought. You'll be given an insight into how food can affect […]

£4.00

Pint of Science: Living with Your Body in Health and Disorder

Yates Reading The Former Post Office, Friar Street, Reading, Berkshire, United Kingdom

Living with Your Body in Health and Disorder Listen to your body when it whispers, and you won't have to hear it scream. These talks will explore how food and nutrients […]

£4.00