Thursday, 1:45–3:00 p.m., 201, JW Marriott
Enrollments in Languages Other Than English
Program arranged by the MLA Office of Research
Speakers: R. Kirk Belnap, Brigham Young Univ., UT; Malcolm Alan Compitello, Univ. of Arizona, Tucson; Carol Anne Costabile-Heming, Univ. of North Texas; Thomas J. Garza, Univ. of Texas, Austin; Ginger Marcus, Washington Univ. in St. Louis; Colleen M. Ryan, Indiana Univ., Bloomington; Galal Walker, Ohio State Univ., Columbus; Heather Willis Allen, Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison
Representatives from the most commonly taught languages (Spanish, French, Russian, German, Italian, Japanese, Chinese, Arabic) in United States institutions of higher education address the results of the MLA survey of language enrollments in fall 2013. Presenters consider enrollments on their home campuses in the light of national trends and discuss how data from the survey can be used to advocate language study.
For the MLA report on enrollments in fall 2013, visit www.mla.org/enrollments_surveys.