American Language Program News
Five students from the School of General Studies Class of 2018 who took Academic Writing classes with the American Language Program have been inducted into the Phi Beta Kappa Society.
Shelley Saltzman, Ph.D., Senior Lecturer and full-time faculty member for the American Language Program (ALP), has been honored with the 2017–2018 Lenfest Distinguished Columbia Faculty Award for her outstanding ability to teach, inspire, and mentor graduate and undergraduate students.
The School of Professional Studies’ American Language Program (ALP) hosted its annual Winter Conference on Saturday, February 24, 2018, from 9:30 AM to 6 PM at Columbia University’s Faculty House.
This summer we sat down with three students in the program to hear about their experience. Each came from a different country but arrived at Columbia with the same goals: to improve their English, understand the American university environment, and prepare for exciting futures.
ALP Adjunct Associate and Teachers College Ed.D. candidate Carol Hoi Yee Lo has won the Top Student Paper award from the National Communication Association.
Four ALP faculty attended the annual ANUPI (National Association of University Professors of English) Conference in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico from October 11-14, 2017.
ALP Faculty spoke at a recent conference in France about how to improve ESL fluency in the classroom.
ALP Lecturer Babi Kruchin delivered an advanced professional development training program in Campinas, Brazil.
In a new article in TESOL Journal, ALP faculty shine a light on the importance of synthesis for university-level writing.
The faculty from Columbia's American Language Program made their mark on the 2017 TESOL International Convention.
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