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May 22 (2021) Meeting (Vocabulary Day)

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 日本語の情報は: http://www.let-kansai.org/htdocs/index.php?page_id=74 Date: Saturday, May 22 (2021) Time: 13:30-16:30 (Japan Standard Time (JST): UTC+9) Venue: Zoom Online registration is needed. Free event - all welcome!! Please use the following link to  register: ( https://forms.gle/7PVnuqGBxoHd3h43A ) ------------------------------------------------------------------------- Speaker:  Stuart McLean (St. Andrew’s University) 1. Research Presentation ( Details Below: Topics 1, 2, & 3 ) What research tells us about the validity of the inferences from vocabulary levels and vocabulary size tests. (Part 1) 2. Research Presentation + Workshop ( Details Below: Topics 4, 5, & 6 ) What research tells us about the validity of the inferences from vocabulary levels and vocabulary size tests (Part 2), and how to better measure vocabulary knowledge ------------------------------------------------------------------------- Bio: Stuart McLean is an Associate Professor at St. Andrew's University

March 6 (2021) International Meeting (Swiss Day)

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We would like to thank Olivia and Lara for the wonderful presentations, and all the participants who contributed to a successful meeting!  In the photo: Olivia Droz-dit-Busset (Presenter 1), Lara Portmann (Presenter 2), Yu Kanazawa (Coordinator / Event host) ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Pre-event announcement below ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 日本語の情報は: http://www.let-kansai.org/htdocs/index.php?page_id=74 Date: Saturday, March 6 (2021) Time: 15:30-18:30 (Japan Standard Time (JST): UTC+9) Venue: Zoom Online registration is needed. Free event - all welcome!! Please use the following link to register: ( https://forms.gle/nZ8yQKP6oDd83g8r9 ) ------------------------------------------------------------------------- Presentation1 The big business of creativity: A frame analysis of social media influencers’ b

January 24 (2021) Meeting

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We would like to thank Kaori Sugiura sensei for leading the meeting's group reading circle, Satoshi Kurokawa sensei for his presentation, and all the participants who contributed to a successful meeting!  ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Pre-event announcement below ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 日本語の情報は: http://www.let-kansai.org/htdocs/index.php?page_id=74 Date & Time: Sunday January 24th (13:30 ~ 16:30) *Japan Standard Time (JST): UTC+9 Location: Zoom online space Please use to link to register: https://forms.gle/xDQFNpA4NpGAnYr67 ------------------------------------------------------------------------- The first part of the meeting will be a presentation and discussion of the following paper: Kachlicka, M., Saito, K., & Tierney, A. (2019). Successful second language learning is tied to robust

December 12 Meeting

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We would like to thank Shuhei Kadota sensei for leading the meeting's group reading circle, Shoma Aota sensei for his presentation, and all the participants who contributed to a successful meeting!  ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Pre-event announcement below ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 日本語の情報は: http://www.let-kansai.org/htdocs/index.php?page_id=74 Date & Time: Saturday December 12th (13:30 ~ 16:30) *Japan Standard Time (JST): UTC+9 Location: Zoom online space Please use to link to register: https://forms.gle/ZbxM2R947fgdbe186 The first part of the meeting will be a presentation and discussion of the following paper: Hervais-Adelman, A., Moser-Mercer, B., Michel, C. M., & Golestani, N. (2015). fMRI of simultaneous interpretation reveals the neural basis of extreme language control. Cerebral Co

An edited academic book "Formulaic Sequences in Foreign Language Learning and Education: An Introduction" published on October 1st, 2020

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On October 1st 2020, we published the following academic book based on our six years of research project:

Publication Launch Symposium (October 11th, 2020)

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  To commemorate the publication of the following book based on our 6 year research project,

September 13th Meeting

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We would like to thank Louis Lafleur for leading the meeting's group reading circle, Noriko Matsuda for her presentation, and all the participants who contributed to a successful meeting! ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Pre-event announcement below -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------  日本語の情報は: http://www.let-kansai.org/htdocs/index.php?page_id=74 Date & Time: September 13th (13:30 ~ 16:30) Location: Zoom online space Please use this link to register for the meeting: https://forms.gle/6ySbNizYw5jrx2Gv5 The first part of the meeting will be a presentation and discussion of the following: Kapp, K. M. (2017). Gamification designs for instruction. In C. M. Reigeluth, B. J. Beatty, & R. D. Myers (Eds.), Instructional-design theories and models, volume IV: The learner-centered paradigm of education (pp. 351-