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June 27 Ordinary General Meeting agenda and reports

Sun, 06/20/2010 - 10:36am

The agenda and reports for the June 27 Ordinary General Meeting are now on the JALT website. Choose "OGM" from the Information menu. The OGM will be held at the Tokyo Memorial Youth Center, Room 416, Sunday June 27, 14:00-15:30. All JALT members may attend.

This Year's Research Grants!

Mon, 05/03/2010 - 4:55pm

There is now just over a month to go for your application for a 2010 JALT Research Grant! The application period
is until midnight on 31st July. Up to three grants of 100,000 yen each will be awarded. Information on applying at:
http://jalt.org/researchgrants
The time for ideas is now!

Anthony Robins
JALT Research Grants Chair

Call for Nominations

Tue, 03/02/2010 - 9:15am

Nominations are now being accepted for the JALT Board of Directors. You are invited to nominate JALT members in good standing who have suitable experience. Nominations will be accepted from April 1 – May 15, 2010.

Elections will be held in October. Terms of office for elected directors are for 2 years starting immediately after the Ordinary General Meeting at the JALT 2010 conference in Nagoya (19-22 November). Read on for full details.

Pan-SIG 2010: Learner Perspectives

Sat, 01/23/2010 - 12:26pm

The organizing committee of the JALT Pan-SIG Conference 2010 invites all interested applied linguistic researchers to submit presentation proposals for the 9th Annual Pan-SIG Conference, which will be held on Saturday and Sunday, May 22 and 23, 2010 at Osaka Gakuin University.

Research in any area of applied linguistics will be welcome. Two types of proposals will be considered:

1. Reports on completed research
2. Works in progress (including completed research design and/or data collection)

Presentations will be 45 minutes in length (including 10 minutes for questions and answers). Preference will be given to those submissions that fit the theme of the conference and/or general interests of the SIG to which the submission is being made.

In particular, presenters that actually incorporate learners (or their voices /images/videos) are highly encouraged to submit!

See http://www.pansig.org/2010/ for full details.

Call For Presentation Submissions

Mon, 01/18/2010 - 10:05am

We are now accepting submissions for presentations at the JALT2010 conference. The deadline to make your submissions is April 23rd. See the JALT2010 section for full details.

JALT Apple Store

Fri, 12/04/2009 - 8:51pm

Don't forget, JALT membership brings added bonuses such as discounted Apple products through the JALT Apple Store: http://jalt.org/apple

JALT2009 Conference Proceedings

Mon, 11/16/2009 - 11:52am

Call for Submissions: Submissions are now being invited for the JALT2009 Conference Proceedings. See more details at http://www.jalt-publications.org/proceedings/2009/

Join the Discussion

Wed, 11/04/2009 - 10:02am

There's lots of active discussion happening in the JALT Forums about upcoming JALT2009 presentations: http://forums.jalt.org/index.php/board,51.0.html.

Join the discussion and let others know what you'll be talking about, or learn more about what other presenters are intending to present.

JALT2009 Conference Pre-registration Extended

Mon, 10/26/2009 - 8:25am

First time attendees are way up and 24% of conference goers cite the Daily Yomiuri as their entry point to pre-registration. So, we're going to ride out this wave by EXTENDING pre-registration until November 2nd. That's 7 more days to tell friends and colleagues that this year's conference is well worth checking out!
The Daily Yomiuri 広告のお陰で、JALT2009大会への初参加を決めた人が今年は大幅増加。お得なオンライン事前申込者の24%はThe Daily Yomiuriの広告を見ていました。残り7日でお得な乗船券が終わります。さあ、お友だち、お知り合いも誘って、静岡グランシップ会場の船上へどうぞ。
http://jalt.org/conference

JALT2009 Books In–Books Out

Mon, 10/05/2009 - 12:20pm

JALT2009 Books In–Books Out: Donations needed! Clear your burdened bookshelves. Read on for more details.

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