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“International Workshop on Comparative Studies of Language Research and Education between China and the West” held in NWPU

Release date:2017-05-15 18:09  publisher:  viewed:

Sponsored by Professor Zhang Yi, Associate Dean, School of Foreign Languages and Cultures, “International Workshop on Comparative Studies of Language Research and Education between China and the West” was held on Youyi Campus, Northwestern Polytechnical University from April 1 to April 2.

The workshop invited experts and scholars of linguistics, literature, and cross-cultural communication from Sweden, US, France, and UK, as well as some teachers and graduates of School of Foreign Languages and Cultures, NWPU. Professor Zhang Weihong, vice president of NWPU, Mr. Gou Xingwang, deputy director of International Cooperation Office, Professor Li Yong, Vice Dean of Graduate School, Professor Zhang Huili, director of teaching development center, Professor Tian Jianguo, Secretary of School Party Committee, and Professor Zhao Xueai, Vice Dean of School are present at the opening ceremony.

The workshop upholds the concept of high and multi level. It consisted of two keynote presentations, ten theme lectures, four graduate reports and two seminars. Ten scholar both at home and abroad conducted lectures and presentations orienting Second Language Acquisition, Second Language Teaching and Cross-cultural Communication under the theme of Comparative Studies of Language Research and Education between China and the West.

The workshop is strongly backed by International Cooperation Office, Graduate School, and Teaching Development Center. In accordance with the long-term cooperation agreement between the two parties, the next seminar is going to be held in Karlstad University, Sweden.

(译员:史馨妍 校稿人:王培培)

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