The 31st Second Language Research Forum
Building Bridges Between Disciplines: SLA in Many Contexts
October 18-21, 2012

Past SLRF Hosts

Thank you to Yasuhiro Shirai (Professor and Chair of the Department of Linguistics at the University of Pittsburgh) for collecting information on past SLRF conferences. email: yshirai 'at' pitt.edu.  Prof. Shirai's original information can be found here.

Year Host Theme
2012
University of Pittsburgh and Carnegie Mellon University
Building Bridges Between Disciplines: SLA in Many Contexts
2011 Iowa State University Innovation in Second Language Acquisition Research: Converging Theory and Practice.
2010 University of Maryland Reconsidering SLA Research: Dimensions and Directions
2009 Michigan State University Diverse contributions to SLA: Integrating the parts of a greater whole
2008 University of Hawaii Exploring SLA: Perspectives, positions, and practices
2007 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Second language acquisition and research: Focus on form and function
2006 University of Washington  In search of the 'Zen' of second language acquisition: Examining the learner at the crossroads of language, culture, and identity
2005 Teachers College, Columbia University SLA models and second language instruction: Broadening the scope of inquiry
2004 Pennsylvania State University Convergence and collage: Collaboration in applied linguistics and the language sciences
2003 University of Arizona Crossing disciplinary boundaries
2002 University of Toronto Interfaces in second language acquisition
2000 University of Wisconsin-Madison Second language research: Past, present, and future
1999 University of Minnesota The interaction of social and cognitive factors in SLA
1998 University of Hawaii Complementary perspectives on second language research
1997 Michigan State University Second language acquisition across languages
1996   University of Arizona  Crossing Disciplinary Boundaries
1995 Cornell University  
1994 McGill University  
1993 University of Pittsburgh and Carnegie Mellon University  
1992 Michigan State University  
1991 University of Southern California  
1990 University of Oregon  
1989 University of California, Los Angeles  
1988 University of Hawaii  
1987 University of Southern California  
1985 University of California, Los Angeles  
1983 University of Southern California  
1982 University of California, Los Angeles  
1980 University of California, Los Angeles  
1978 University of California, Los Angeles  
1977 University of California, Los Angeles