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Special Talk: Cultivating diversity and intercultural citizenship within the Erasmus+ Virtual Exchange (EVE) programme


Special Talk: Cultivating diversity and intercultural citizenship within the Erasmus+ Virtual Exchange (EVE) programme

Asia-Europe Institute (AEI) University of Malaya, in collaboration with the University of Limerick, Ireland, present

A special talk by Dr. Liam Murray and Dr. Marta Giralt from University of Limerick, Ireland
14th June 2019 (Friday) • 10.00 am • ASEM Room, Asia-Europe Institute, University of Malaya

About Dr. Liam Murray

Dr. Liam MurraySenior Lecturer in French and Language Technologies in the School of Languages Literature Culture and Communication at the University of Limerick, Ireland and teaches courses on CALL, digital games-based language learning, French civilization and media, cyberculture, e-learning and evaluation at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Areas of research interest include CALL, Games-Based Learning and the application of Social Media and blog writing to second language acquisition. He is the software reviews editor of the international journal ReCALL.

About Dr. Marta Giralt

Dr. Marta GiraltDr. Marta Giralt is a lecturer in Applied Linguistics and Spanish at University of Limerick since 2015, after previously been in National University of Ireland, Maynooth. Her main interests (teaching and researching) are in the broad area of Applied Linguistics. In 2007 she was awarded with first prize in the II Premio Cristobal de Villalón for Pedagogic Innovation at Universidad de Valladolid, Spain. She has participated in several projects involving ICT, SLA and FLT and currently she is a national representative for the Cost Action EnetCollect (European Network for Combining Language Learning with Crowdsourcing Techniques). She is also a member of the Uni-Collaboration, CALS (Center of Applied Languages) and GREP (Group de Recerca en entonación i parla).


9.45am - Arrival of guests

10.00am - Welcoming remarks by the moderator, Dr. Nurliana Kamaruddin

10.10am - Talk by Dr. Liam Murray & Dr. Marta Giral

11.00am - Q & A

11.45am - End of session

14th June 2019
10:00 am
ASEM Room,
Asia-Europe Institute (AEI)
University of Malaya

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Last Updated: 11/06/2019