2 results for month: 08/2016


Notice of 31st Annual General Meeting of the Singapore Association for Applied Linguistics (SAAL) and Elections cum Symposium

Dear SAAL Honorary Lifelong members and members, Notice is hereby given of the 31st Singapore Association for Applied Linguistics Annual General Meeting (SAAL AGM) and Elections on 2 September 2016, Friday. A symposium will also take place on 2 September 2016. Important details are below. A publicity flier is attached for your reference too. SAAL, in collaboration with the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, UNISIM warmly invite you to: A symposium “WORLD ENGLISHES & THE EXPANDING CIRCLE VARIETIES” Date: Friday, 2 September 2016 Time: 5:45 PM - 6:45 PM:   Speakers: Dr Ao Ran and Dr Hyejeong Ahn Discussant: Prof ...

Passing of Professor Braj B Kachru

Dear SAAL members, It is with deep sadness that I bring you all the news that Professor Braj B Kachru passed away peacefully on 29 July 2016 at home. SAAL expresses deep sorrow at the passing of an icon, we grieve as a community who are so privileged to have been part of the scholarship of World Englishes which he established. Here's a link to his obituary notice. Warm regards EL SAAL President