Lecture Series

Spring Series


Dr. Stephen Camarata

Vanderbilt University
“Improving Reading Outcomes: The Role of Oral Language Comprehension”
Due to weather conditions, Dr. Camarata is unable to travel to GSU. We anticipate rescheduling his talk at a later point in the year.


Dr. Bruce Tomblin

Thursday, February 8, 2018
University of Iowa
“Language and Reading Outcomes of Children with Mild-to-Severe Hearing Loss”
1199 Urban Life Building
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Dr. Amy Wetherby

March  22, 2018
Florida State University
1199 Urban Life Building
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Dr. Judith Carta

Friday, April 6, 2018
University of Kansas
L&L Day
2nd Floor, 25 Park Place
9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Fall Series


Dr. Martin Fujiki

Thursday, September 14, 2017
Brigham Young University
“Social and Emotional Learning in Children with Developmental Language Disorders: A Complex Picture”
1199 Urban Life Building
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Dr. Jun Ren Lee

Thursday, October 12, 2017
National Taiwan Normal University
“Myths and Challenges of Research in Chinese Reading Acquisition and Disabilities”

Dr. Kathryn Saunders

November 2, 2017
University of Kansas
“Knowing it Backwards and Forwards: A Spelling Approach to Teaching and Assessing the Alphabetic Principle and Phonemic Awareness”

Dr. Nickola Wolf Nelson

Thursday, December 7, 2017
Western Michigan University
“Principles for Making Your Language/Literacy Research Agenda Count”