• Membership,  News

    Annual Award Winners

    Three awards are presented each year: Access to Language Education, Outstanding Graduate Student and Best Article This year’s Access to Language Education Award, in association with the Esperantic Studies Foundation, was awarded to Qing Ma Angel and team for their website The Corpus-Aided Platform for Language Teachers (CAP) This year’s Robert A. Fischer Outstanding Graduate Student Award was given to Margherita Berti of the University of Arizona. And last but not least, an award was given for Best Article in the CALICO Journal for Volume 36 to Lara Lomicka Anderson and Fabrizio Fornara: Using Visual Social Media in Language Learning to Investigate the Role of Social Presence

  • Membership,  News

    Annual Business Meeting

    This year’s award ceremony and member business meeting took place on June 2nd.  It lasted one hour and if you didn’t get a chance to attend, you can view the meeting here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1eo9E2RrhABHOooGlDhojFxdFRlI1BlxB/view  

  • Membership,  News

    Call for Proposals, Journal Special Issue

          Call for proposals: CALICO Journal special issue We are inviting proposals for the special issue 39.1 of the CALICO Journal to be published in February 2022. With this call for proposals we are looking for (a) guest editor(s). If you are interested in becoming guest editor, please submit a proposal that should have the following rubrics: (1) name(s) and affiliation(s) of the guest editor(s) (2) topic of the special issue (3) rationale for the topic (4) production timeline (containing such dates as deadlines for CfPs, authors, reviewers, revisions. All revisions to accepted manuscripts must be completed by 8/15/2021). (5) short CV of each guest editor (with particular…

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    Our publication partner Equinox is offering big e-book discounts now through May 31 to CALICO members. CALICO’s Book Series, Advances in CALL Research and Practice @ Equinox Publishing For this newest book in CALICO’s book series, Equinox is offering a 40% discount when you use the members-only code.   For all other books in the series, a 25% discount for members with a code. Contact Esther or check your email for a message from the members list to get your codes now. Also on sale now the very informative earlier books in this series, found in the CALICO Shop

  • Conference,  Membership,  News

    President Message Conference Cancellation

    Dear CALICO colleagues, On behalf of the CALICO Board, it is with regret that we notify our membership and other potential conference goers that we must cancel our 2020 conference (May 25-29, 2020) at the Renaissance Downtown Seattle. We are sad to miss the community networking, sharing of knowledge, and camaraderie that the conference normally offers every year. We are planning next year’s conference already and will have more information to share soon regarding guaranteed presentation slots for those invited to present this year. If you have made reservations at the hotel, you can cancel directly with them, and if you have already registered for the conference, we will refund your registration.  On a…

  • Membership,  News

    Election Results 2020

    Thank you to everyone who took a moment to cast your vote over the last few weeks to elect two new members of our executive board and our new vice president.  The nominees receiving the most votes this year are: Lisa Frumkes and Liudmila Klimanova for the two open executive board positions and Randall Sadler for Vice President. They will all officially take their positions at the conclusion of this year’s conference and serve three-year terms.  Feel free to contact them or anyone else on the board or in a presidential position if you should have any questions or concerns.  See our boards and staff page for historical and current…

  • Conference,  Membership,  News

    ALE Award 2020

    Nominations are open for CALICO’s annual Access to Language Education Award.  See the Awards Page for more detailed information about submitting a nomination as well as the past winners. Deadline March 16 to nominate for this year’s award.