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Sat Jan 29 2005

FYI: 2005 NEH Grants; New MA Lang Teaching, U of Oregon

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        1.    Jennifer Serventi, 2005 NEH Grants for Faculty Humanities Workshops
        2.    Susan Guion, New MA Lang Teaching Specialization at U Oregon



Message 1: 2005 NEH Grants for Faculty Humanities Workshops

Date: 26-Jan-2005
From: Jennifer Serventi <jserventineh.gov>
Subject: 2005 NEH Grants for Faculty Humanities Workshops


The National Endowment for the Humanities supports grants for Faculty Humanities
 Workshops to strengthen teachers' knowledge, understanding in history,
 literature, foreign languages and cultures and other areas of the humanities in
 United States K-12 and college classrooms.  Grants for Faculty Humanities
 Workshops, typically of one year to eighteen months in duration, support local
 and regional professional development for K-12 teachers and faculty at
 post-secondary institutions.  Proposals to provide teachers who have limited
 access to professional development in the humanities are encouraged.  These
 workshops may include teachers at charter schools, parents who home school,
 private license school faculty, and community college faculty.
 
 The NEH staff encourages consultation with program staff prior to submitting an
 application.
 
 Application deadline:  April 7, 2005
 Funding available:  up to $30,000 for projects serving a single institution; up
 to $75,000 for regional or multi-institutional programs Guidelines and
 application forms are available from the NEH Web site at:
 
 http://www.neh.gov/grants/index.html
               
 For more information about this grant opportunity, or if you have ideas about
 developing a project, please e-mail, write or call:
 
 Division of Education Programs        
 National Endowment for the Humanities
 Room 302
 1100 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.              
 Washington, D.C. 20506
 Phone:  202/606-8380
 FAX: 202/606-8394
 e-mail: educationneh.gov
 TDD (for hearing impaired only) 202/606-8282
 
 Please see notice about delivery of US mail on the Endowment's homepage:
 
 http://www.neh.gov
 
 
 
 Linguistic Field(s): Anthropological Linguistics
                      Discipline of Linguistics
                      General Linguistics
                      Historical Linguistics
                      History of Linguistics
                      Language Description
                      Ling & Literature
                      Linguistic Theories
                      Philosophy of Language

Message 2: New MA Lang Teaching Specialization at U Oregon

Date: 26-Jan-2005
From: Susan Guion <guionuoregon.edu>
Subject: New MA Lang Teaching Specialization at U Oregon


University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon
New Linguistics MA, Language Teaching Specialization

The Linguistics Department at the University of Oregon is initiating a Language
Teaching Specialization (LTS) within its MA degree program. The LTS program can
be completed in one academic year and one or two summers (4-5 quarters) with
each new academic year beginning Summer term.  This program is focused on
teaching English as a foreign language (TEFL) and provides a strong foundation for
teaching in international settings.  The graduate cohort consists of both
international and U.S. students.

Further information can be found on the LTS website:

http://logos.uoregon.edu/programs/graduate/teaching_specialization.html

The information can also be accessed from the Linguistics Department website:

http://logos.uoregon.edu

Or contact:

Kyla Nagel, Administrative Assistant
knageluoregon.edu
541.346.3613

Dr. Sarah J. Klinghammer, Program Director
sklinghauoregon.edu

***Applications currently being accepted***



Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
                     Language Acquisition





 
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